Ever since I was a teenager there have been numerous times when I have "come to the rescue" in a situation. Not literally rescued someone but just had what was needed at the time. One of the most memorable was when I was going to Winthrop College back in 1989 and Hurricane Hugo swept into town. … [Read more...] about Preparedness: Common Sense or Craziness?
This is some advice to provide a little guidance on getting into preparedness. Whether you are a "seasoned citizen" or a 18 year old - getting started in prepping is pretty much the same. Depending on finances and how quickly you want to "get ready" - many preppers stock up on supplies in baby … [Read more...] about How To Start Preparing for Emergencies
Make this the year you get better prepared. Here are 35 projects to launch you into action. Each is low budget; some require nothing more than your time. Most require no more than a weekend to complete. Get organized! Begin a 3-ring binder to organize notes; this will be your Emergency Binder. … [Read more...] about 35 Prepper Projects To Tackle This Year
B.O.B. - Bug Out Bag, sometimes referred to as a “Get Home Bag” (GHB) – more accepted by those resistant to the idea of a need for prepping! B.O.L. - Bug Out Location CME – Coronal Mass Ejection – Solar Flare, emits radiation, hits earth’s atmosphere EDC - Every Day Carry (of a … [Read more...] about Prepper Acronyms and Terminology
Way back in the ‘70s I started my own 3 ring survival binder, which became binders over the years. Well, my house burned two years ago and poof, a lifetime of information collecting gone. Two strokes and my memory leaves something to be desired. Such is life… We all have different families, … [Read more...] about How To Assemble A Survival Binder