Preparedness Theme for March

The Preparedness Theme for March is Shelter. This time we decided that we have a good home and a couple good tents, and since we got everyone emergency blankets that can be used for shelter, we went with heat – a way to help heat our shelter. A Mr heater buddy, these claim to be … [Read more…]

Preparedness theme for February

The Preparedness theme for February is 72hour kits or Bug out kits.  This month add something to your Bug out kit or your 72 hour kit.  We did it as a family, emptying each kit and reviewing what was in there and talking with the kids about what it would be used for/etc.  So also … [Read more…]

Preparedness Theme for January

For those that are following my preparedness updates, I forgot to mention what theme we had chosen for January. January is hygiene, buy products for preparedness and storage for your hygiene. For us we bought toilet paper (a real bonus in an emergency), Shampoo and Conditioner, toothbrushes and toothpaste, and body soap. Last two days … [Read more…]

Be Prepared!

So I just finished reading a great book called “One Second After” by William R. Forstchen It is a great book and really got me thinking about being prepared. One thing I realized is that my 6.5 Grendel AR15 is awesome but ammo is so expensive and actually quite hard to come by I needed … [Read more…]