Category Archives: Emergency Preparedness

How to Pack a DIY First Aid Kit for Your Car

Guest Post by: John Bishop from ScienceOfSkill.com Read the original article here. Being prepared is something we all care about, but some people put more effort into preparation than others. If you are the kind of person who is never more than a few steps from a pocket knife and a bottle of water, you […]

Things To Have In Your Home In The Event Of A Flood

Guest Post by: John Bishop from ScienceOfSkill.com Read the original article here. It is so important that you and your family are prepared in the event of a flood. While this is something that all families hope they never have to endure, flooding is an all too real disaster that can strike at any time. […]

5 Basic Knots You Need To Know

Most people can tie a bow, after all it’s the same knot used to tie your shoes. Even fewer people can tie a tie. But knots are used for all types of chores and activities. They are found in everything from fishing and boating to crafts. Knowing which knot should be used can be helpful […]

Freeze Drying Food From Home Without a Machine

Freeze Drying At Home With Out A MACHINE

Can It be done? Absolutely! This may come as a shock to many, but you don’t need one of the big fancy freeze drying machines to actually make your own freeze dried food. Let’s discuss how you can do this at home. There Are 2 Methods Of Freeze Drying Your Own Food 1. The Home […]

Hurricane Forecast and Outlook

Hurricane Outlook And Forcast

After last year’s disastrous hurricane season that included storms like Harvey, Irma and Maria, the U.S. probably won’t see much of a hurricane reprieve this year, according to forecasters from the Colorado State University Tropical Meteorology Project. The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season forecast was released Thursday, from Colorado State University calls for a large number […]

5 Water Storage Myths

5 water storage myths

Since storing water can extremely very different from storing food, there are many things you need to consider if you’re new to storing water. Water storage needs to be protected against many factors like: viruses, contamination, and bacteria. Taking a number of different measures to protect your water from these threats than just like you […]

Customer Appreciation Giveaway!

It’s Giveaway Time! It’s giveaway time again around here and we couldn’t be more excited about it! We have decided we want to thank our amazing customers this month, and to show our support every order you make will be automatically entered in to win one of our great prizes below! *Any order of any value counts as […]

Mid Summer Giveaway!

It’s giveaway time again around here and we couldn’t be more excited about it! Summer is always the best time to get your family’s emergency preparedness started and we want to help a few lucky people be ready for anything. The drawing will be done June 30th!  1st Prize  Emergency Family Everything Kit This has quickly become […]

Earthquake Country – How to Prepare Your Home for an Earthquake

preparing for earthquakes

The noun “earthquake” means: “a sudden and violent shaking of the ground, sometimes causing great destruction, as a result of movements within the earth’s crust or volcanic action” There are several states in the US that make up “earthquake country;” Hawaii, Illinois, California, Oregon, Alaska, Tennessee, Washington, Arkansas, Utah, Nevada, Montana, Missouri, Kentucky, and honorable […]

Prep 101: How to Prepare for and Survive In Tornado Alley, The Midwest

Preparing for tornado alley

*Editors Note: This is part 1 in the series “Prep 101” look for the tag to read the rest. Let’s talk tornado alley… Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Eastern Colorado, and South Dakota make up this windy region of the great US (honorable mention goes to Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, Iowa, Tennessee, Kentucky, Minnesota, and Wisconsin). Twisters […]