Author Archives: Ian

About Ian

Trying to live a preparedness lifestyle, developing new skills to help me strive for that better life. This will serve as a memoir for myself and my family, friends and anyone who is interested as we take this crooked path towards an infinite destination.

Paleo – Part 3 – 3 Month Cholesterol Results

Since starting on the Paleo journey, the one thing that had been playing on my mind was Cholesterol levels, knowing they were high at the start of this journey, my concern was that they could potentially get worse. In this … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Health & Fitness, Preparedness | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Paleo – Part 2 – So Far, So Good

Back in June I published details of my change to a Paleo diet that I started officially in March 2016. As the title states so far, so good! In this short update I wanted to go over some of my … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Preparedness | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

survivalist Wisdom

“If you go to town you need money to buy food, if you go to the jungle you just need a knife” My  thoughts  – I heard this on a TV documentary  speaking to people still connected to their ancestral … Continue reading

Posted in Preparedness, Survivalist Wisdom | 1 Comment

First Proof That Wild Animals Really Can Communicate With Us

Originally posted on we must know:
By Traci Watson PUBLISHED July 21, 2016 When humans speak up, the little African birds called honeyguides listen—and can understand, a new study confirms for the first time. Honeyguides in northern Mozambique realize that…

Posted in Preparedness | Leave a comment

survivalist Wisdom

“Every human being has, like Socrates, an attendant spirit; and wise are they who obey the signals. If it does not tell us what to do, it always cautions us what not to do.” – Lydia M. Child My Thoughts … Continue reading

Posted in Preparedness, Survivalist Wisdom | Leave a comment

Survivalist Wisdom 

“The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall” -Vince Lombardi  My thoughts – falling or failure are sometimes looked upon with negativity, but the route to success is generally through failure, therefore falling … Continue reading

Posted in Preparedness, Survivalist Wisdom | 1 Comment

Survivalist wisdom 

“The proverb warns that “you should not bite the hand that feeds you.” But maybe you should, if it prevents you from feeding yourself. ” – Thomas Szasz My thoughts – whilst the meaning of the proverb is regarding being … Continue reading

Posted in Preparedness, Survival, Survivalist Wisdom | 1 Comment