Tag Archives | Bug Out Bag

72 Hour Bug Out Bags

72 Hour Bug Out Bags We’ve written about 72-hour kits (also known as Bug-Out Bags/Kits) and it’s a common theme on any survivalist website. You can buy a backpack such as THESE and start building your own kits or you can buy one pre-assembled such as the one’s we’ve found and listed HERE, and then […]

The Easy Jump-Start Guide

We’re creating this Jump-Start Guide to show you that preparing your household and family to survive a crisis isn’t as difficult or scary as it sounds. For many, thinking about preparing for an emergency can sound overwhelming, expensive, and time consuming and this may stop some from doing anything. Or perhaps some family members may […]

17 Essential Items for Your Bug-Out Bag

Bug-Out Bags / 72 hr. Kits You never know when you may have to evacuate your family on short notice. From Hurricane Katrina to the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the very real threat of natural disasters or even man made disasters could make you want to pack up your family and flee on […]

Prioritize your Preparedness

If you prioritize your preparedness, you will be able to cover the most important items first, and then move on to a more rounded supply! Water Storage – The first aspect of preparedness we will be focusing on is Water Storage. You can have a year’s worth of food but that won’t mean anything without […]

What we can learn from Hurricane Irene

Last week I was dealing with several personal situations. A very close and dear friend that I grew up with lost his dad (Jed) to cancer. Being present to comfort my buddy while we both waited for Jed to pass on brought back vivid memories of my mom’s death last year.Needless to say, as tough […]