Articles by Gaye Levy

back to columnists »

There’ll Be No Retirement for You

Gaye Levy’s 11 point plan for navigating the new reality.

Tags:

Read more
8/21/2014

Live the Old-Fashioned Way

Gaye Levy on simpler times, without “green” baloney.

Tags:

Read more
8/13/2014

Are You Fit Enough To Survive?

Take your personal inventory by answering these questions, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
7/2/2014

Street Smarts

6 urban survival skills. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
6/26/2014

Yes, You Can Recharge Alkaline Batteries

Gaye Levy on how to have freebies for the long term.

Tags:

Read more
6/6/2014

8 Uncommon Lessons To Take to Heart


Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
5/29/2014

14 Really Essential Oils

For emergency use and survival. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
5/24/2014

72 Ideas

To simplifyTo simplify your life. Article by Gaye Levy and Leo Babauto.

Tags:

Read more
5/14/2014

How To Prepare for a Black Swan Event

Gaye Levy and Richard Broom on thinking forward to the tipping point.

Tags:

Read more
5/7/2014

The Burden of Truth and Knowledge

9 reasons to prepare for troubled times ahead.

Tags:

Read more
5/5/2014

44 Uses for This Legendary Survival Gear

Gaye Levy on amazing, versatile paracord.

Tags:

Read more
4/29/2014

33 Uses for Essential Lemon Oil

A natural powerhouse for you health and house, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
4/17/2014

Put Yourself to the Test

9 ways to have a total grid-down weekend. Article by Gaye Levy and Joe Hanus.

Tags:

Read more
3/24/2014

Spiders, Bees, Wasps, Hornets, and More

Gaye Levy and Joe Alton, MD, on survival medicine for insect bites and stings.

Tags:

Read more
3/18/2014

5 Long, Icy Days Without Power


Preppers test their readiness in the South’s great winter storm, and learn a thing or two.

Tags:

Read more
3/3/2014

20 Tips for Weathering an Economic Meltdown

Be frugal, use cash, barter, and learn to become self-sufficient, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
2/25/2014

34 Uses for Duct Tape


Gaye Levy on the miracle product for survival and DIY fix-its.

Tags:

Read more
2/22/2014

37 Uses in a Crisis

Always carry some cheap bandanas with you, say Gaye Levy and Joe Marshall.

Tags:

Read more
2/18/2014

How To Sharpen Razor Blades

Give new life to the old and dull, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
2/17/2014

Potent Survival Medicine in a Little Bottle

80 uses for an ancient essential oil. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
2/11/2014

When in Doubt, Dump It


11 tips for safe food when the power goes out. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
2/6/2014

Zap a Headache, Relieve Heartburn, Repel Ants

20 practical uses for this cheap and versatile survival staple. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
1/25/2014

Reduce Your Risk of Radiation Exposure

9 things you can do right now. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
1/14/2014

What You Need To Know

About hypothermia. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
1/8/2014

Top 40 Items To Barter

In a post-collapse world. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
1/2/2014

46 Pioneer Skills

For the modern-day homesteader. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
12/25/2013

Handy, Inexpensive Tools and Gear

There’s something for every prepper on Gaye Levy’s gift list.

Tags:

Read more
12/20/2013

The Road to Self-Sufficiency

Gaye Levy on 19 small steps to set you on your way.

Tags:

Read more
11/20/2013

Virtually Indestructible, Heirloom Cooking Equipment


7 tips for using and maintaining cast iron. Article by Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
10/10/2013

Top 10 Traits of Preppers

When it comes to skill and attitude, they get it right, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
9/19/2013

15 Ways to Conserve Water

Gaye Levy on a basic survival skill.

Tags:

Read more
8/10/2013

Can You Cope with Adversity?

Overcome it with these 4 steps; your survival may depend on it, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
7/27/2013

39 Great Prepping Tips


Each takes less than 10 minutes, says Gaye Levy.

Tags:

Read more
7/19/2013

6 Ways to Prepare for Going Off-Grid

Tags:

Read more
7/5/2012
  • LRC Blog

  • LRC Podcasts