I haven’t had much luck with pre-packaged first aid kits or the bulky, hard-sided tackle box DIY kits. I find I have to add too much stuff to make it worth it for the store packaged ones. They don’t usually include normal stuff we need like chewable meds for kids, bug spray and sunblock, or […]
Do you have a well-thought out first aid kit in your home? There have been so many times that one of us has gotten hurt around the farm. I don’t mean major things, but cuts, scrapes and bang ups that need more than a band-aid. You need a first aid kit to prepare for all […]
What are the 5 levels of preparedness? They range from not at all ready to bring it on… Weather, zombies, economic collapse. You name it. It is different for everybody.
Do you know the steps to use a fire extinguisher correctly? What may seem like common sense, is not as common as you would think. I felt a little bad as I snatched the fire extinguisher out of my coworker’s hands. The catered food, tablecloth, and table were on fire! Someone had put a silk […]
A conversation about the need for Preparedness For Mother Nature as well as living a life of preparedness. Also some examples of how our level of preparedness has helped us in some pretty scary situations.
Being prepared for emergencies is a must when you live off grid and off road. Here are some ways we prepared for this winter.