About the Author

Andrea B. is the Vice President of Survival Tactics NOW! and is passionate about educating others in the art of self- reliance. She loves family, fitness, and challenging herself by learning new and interesting survival tactics!

Shooting Confidence for Survival


Annie's Got A Gun Shooting guns used to scare me. I was never an anti-gun person, but because I didn’t have training, I assumed a gun would jump off of the table and hurt someone. The first time I ever handled a gun, it was awkward. I felt like I [Read More]

Preppers Really Aren’t That Crazy


Those Crazy Preppers... Most of us have seen or heard of the Doomsday Preppers show on cable TV. ***That's NOT us!*** Unfortunately, that is how much of the world sees the entire community of preppers. We are all lumped in with people that seem a [Read More]

Survival Planning List

Survival Planning List

Prepper's Survival Planning List A survival planning list keeps you organized and efficient no matter where you fall in the realm of preparedness. It serves as your ledger to let you know where you stand and where you need to be. When complete, your [Read More]

Comfortable Survival: It Matters

Comfortable Survival

Is it Possible to Achieve Comfortable Survival? Comfortable survival may sound like an oxymoron. It's not so crazy three days into a grid down scenario. If you find yourself forced from your home or retreat, is it ludicrous to have a [Read More]

TEOTWAWKI A Bad Effing Day


It’s The End Of The World As We Know It…And I Feel Fine! When I was a teenager, TEOTWAWKI could be brought on by something as simple as a bad hair day…These days it’s more likely that I might forget to set my alarm on a school night. I’m rushing to [Read More]