Why the SwissTool CS Plus Is My Husband’s New Favorite Multi-Tool

Victorinox SwissTool InfographicBack in March of this year, just before I found out that I would spend the next several months battling cancer, I reached out to a company that many of you are very familiar with.

You may not know the company by name yet but if you grew up carrying a Swiss Army Knife in your pocket, you know the brand very well. Now you should know that the company name is actually Victorinox.

Back in the day, a Swiss Army Knife was “the” multi-tool to have. It was a pocket knife that evolved into a knife with tons of useful tools built into it. As a matter of fact, it still has quite a cult following with purists.
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You May Be Prepping for All the Wrong Reasons!

Some of you may have noticed that I haven’t posted a new article on Preppers Illustrated for several months. I wish I could say that I was just being lazy but sadly that’s not the case at all.

As preppers, many of us spend a lot of time thinking about preparing for major natural disasters or something like a breakdown in civilized society.

What we don’t spend enough time preparing for the type of catastrophe that is much more likely to actually happen and that is a major medical condition.
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Introducing The Pocket Guide to Prepper Knots

Pocket Guide to Prepper Knots CoverHey everyone! I’m a little late to the party because I’ve been in the fight of my life trying to beat lung cancer but I’m very excited to announce that my THIRD book has been published!!!

It’s called The Pocket Guide to Prepper Knots. About a year ago, my publisher contacted me and asked if I would consider writing a book about knots that preppers might find useful.

Initially, they asked for a book with instructions for how to tie a lot of knots but I told them that the only way I would write the book was if it was a book that contained only my favorite multi-purpose prepping knots.
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Wiebe Knives – Skinning Knives for When You Need a Razor Sharp Edge

Wiebe Knives Razor SharpI recently received an interesting email from a company called Wiebe Knives asking me if I would be willing to do a gear review for them. I hadn’t heard about this company so I popped on over to their website to see what they had to offer.

It didn’t take me long to decide that I was intrigued and I quickly replied to the company saying that I would love to test their knives and review them on Preppers Illustrated.

I asked them to send me two of their knives to test and a couple of weeks later I received them in the mail. As you may already know, I don’t write reviews for products I don’t like and I won’t try to pull the wool over my reader’s eyes.
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