The whole point of a 72 Hour Kit in the form of a “bug out bag” or “to go kit” is to be able to grab your pack at a moments notice and be off to some predetermined place that is more suitable to survival than your current location. While sheltering in place at home is often the best bet, … read more
Okay moms and dads, this one will keep your young one busy for hours, maybe even days. I know my youngest can work through an entire Saturday if allowed.
Paracord – this extremely versatile product comes in premade designs and colors, and often you can find keychains, lanyards, bracelets, necklaces and more. Have a favorite sports team or social cause? … read more
I feel like a kid in a candy store when I have the chance to pour over the many preparedness items available today. The internet and other modern technologies make research, shopping, and finding great products easier than ever.
I might have a flashlight problem. A recent inventory of just the main living areas of my home revealed that I … read more
Are you excited for day 3 of Prepared-mas? I am! Let’s keep this short and sweet: open your browser and search engine of choice and type “Credit Card Tool” – or you can just click on that picture on the left. 🙂
Enjoy your shopping experience! see you tomorrow for our next suggestion.
On a separate note, you might notice … read more
As we cover the next 11 days, I will start with those things that might take a bit of time to locate and ship to your home, working toward … read more
Alright folks, the big day is just around the corner – only 11 shopping days until Christmas. These stocking stuffers are sure to please the prepper in your life, and if you are not a prepper yet, this might be the exercise that gets you serious about becoming better prepared.
Today I recommend a small, portable first aid kit for … read more
Holiday gift shopping is stressful, especially when you are trying to stuff that stocking with something cool and usable. Never fear! We have put together 12 days of stocking stuffer ideas to help you out. These prepper items are not only great gift ideas, they are also very useful and a good addition to your 72 Hour Kit, Get … read more
Unfortunately predators exist in our society, just like in the wild, these predators seek the weak and isolated to make the catch easier. When you are fighting for your life, keeping your family fed and safe in the face of disaster or emergency, you want to be sure you are not a… read more
Some flooding information from FEMA
Floods are one of the most common hazards in the U.S. They can be local, impacting a neighborhood or very large, affecting multiple states. Thousands of residents in Boulder, CO and nearby towns were recently forced to evacuate after days of heavy rainfall caused mudslides and flash floods. If a flood is developing in your … read more
Chances are, if you are reading this article, you already have an interest in preparing for enevitable events. You may have used the event risk analysis worksheet, the 72 Hour Kit checklist, and the Family Emergency Plan worksheet with ICE cards.
The Step To Prep I have for you today is … read more