Top 10 Items for Get Home Bag

Top 10 Items for Get Home Bag
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Everyone loves to talk about a BOB, but what about the get home bag? Many of us won’t carry our bug out bags around with us in the car, though some of us do. For those of us who don’t desire to carry our bug out bags in our everyday vehicles, you should consider carrying […]

What are the uses for water during an emergency?

What are the uses for water during an emergency?
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This may seem like a silly blog to be writing about because I’m sure you’re going, “well, duh, water is for DRINKING!” However, water is used for a lot more than just drinking. It’s important to understand that when you plan your water storage needs that you’re planning for all of the following: Drinking Hygiene […]

Top 4 Wearable Fire Starters

Top 4 Wearable Fire Starters
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I feel like I talk about fire starting skills and tools a lot. I talk about it a lot because fire can be the source of survival. It provides warmth, security, light, cooks food, boils water (for drinking) and lots more! In short, fire is awesome. I’m always trying to think of ways to have […]

Top 4 Emergency Shelter Ideas

Top 4 Emergency Shelter Ideas
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Shelter is generally #2 on my list (#1 is water). However, it’s still important. When we think about shelter, we need to keep in mind that the clothes on our back and our surroundings can help us with shelter. For instance, the hat on your hat provides some good shelter from the sun. Or that […]

5 Types of Preparedness Lists To Stay Organized

5 Types of Preparedness Lists To Stay Organized
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I’m all about lists. I love making lists because it helps me focus on what I need to do. If I just keep the information stuck in my mind, then┬áthere’s a good chance that it’ll never actually come to fruition. For me, writing it down is a vital part to making things happen. This is […]

Mountain House Ambassador

Mountain House Ambassador
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I’m proud to announce I’m now an Ambassador for Mountain House. I love Mountain House because it’s fresh, hearty food and it’s reasonably priced. You may already be familiar with Mountain House, they’re the brand behind the ultimate in delicious freeze-dried meals that are lightweight, easy to prepare, and a key ingredient to any preparedness […]