FEMA has designated April as National Financial Capability Month. There are so many elements as layers to financial capability and preparedness; there is no way…View More In an Emergency…Cash is King
Over the weekend we were having dinner with some friends. As we enjoyed our appetizers, one of them looked at me and said: “Ok, I…View More 5 Tips to Avoid Food Storage Disasters
The Rule of 3’s is a method for prioritizing your basic survival needs. It provides a relative magnitude to the importance of 4 key elements…View More Prioritize with the Rule of 3’s
A couple of our community members have asked me, “should I buy an emergency kit or build my own?” This is a FANTASTIC question. There…View More Emergency Kits – Build vs. Buy
If you have a pet, you likely spend a considerable amount of time taking care of it during the week. You feed it, you give…View More Prepping with Pets
Layering and Preparedness I’ve mentioned in a few previous articles that preparing with layers is a really important concept. Preparing for an emergency or disaster…View More Prepping in Layers – P.A.C.E
I have never been a “camper”. My parents never took me camping as a child, I never went camping with friends in college, and I…View More I went Camping…Again…and You Should Too
The first and most important step in getting prepared is deciding what you are preparing for. The idea of being “better prepared” is very broad…View More What are you Prepping For?