A friend of mine lives in Northern Idaho and recent cold weather and a windstorm had her living without power for six days, news reports say that some people had no power for 10 days! With the cold weather and storms moving in I’ve had several people inquire about some of the items in my […]
Technology and prepping can go together like peanut butter and jelly. Without having to break the bank. Here are some ideas for using modern technology to better organize your emergency preparedness.
Most preppers know all about emergency kits, evacuation routes and meeting places, but very few think to safeguard important documents. Why Safeguard Important Documents? Not every disaster is a SHTF experience. Sometimes our day can turn south as quickly as getting in a car accident or a thunderstorm causing flash flooding. In the event of […]
Preparedness is vital to homesteading. While we all have different reasons for homesteading, many of us strive to be independent and self-reliant. Part of that self-reliance is the ability to care for our families and animals when things go wrong. Making a plan and putting it in writing can make a big difference in our […]
You may have heard of building a monetary emergency fund, but what about an emergency food fund? Plan ahead for financial hardship by building your food store now.
A “Bug Out Bag” is something you would prepare for an emergency when you need to leave your home. This could be due to a forest fire, tornado, gas leaks in the neighborhood, etc. Think of floods in the area, or other unexpected emergencies. There will be times you will have to leave and not […]