Some folks think that preparedness (aka prepping) is too ‘out there’ and ‘over the top’ for them. The truth is they prep too… just in smaller quantities.. soup on sale? TP on sale? Stock up!
Wildfires are serious business here in the south. We had just moved to east Tennessee from the Adirondack Mountains in Northern New York before these wildfires hit. Gatlinburg is right down the road from us and we could see the smoke and smell it for weeks. The night the fires spread so quickly we had […]
In an emergency in which there may be wounds to deal with, it’s a good idea to have some knowledge about what to do quickly, as well as items you should have on hand. Especially if the wound is bleeding heavily, you may need to make a bandage or poultice to help staunch the flow […]
Being prepared is super important, especially if you are responsible for children. There are so many things that can happen at any time. Check out a few easy things you can do to be prepared for the unexpected.
Lessons learned from California’s Oroville Dam Evacuation. Many of you may not be aware of the nightmare emergency that is confronting Northern California. Yesterday evening (Sunday February 12th, 2017) around 5pm, Mandatory Evacuation orders were given to over 165,000 residents in Oroville California and surrounding cities. These are some of the lessons that hundreds of […]
By planning out your meals and being sure you have everything on hand to make those meals you can offer much healthier options for your family and eventually you will begin to build up your food storage supply.