Family Preparedness

The Family Preparedness Guide to Surviving a Nuclear Disaster

A Guide to Surviving a Nuclear Disaster

Nuclear disasters are time sensitive. These are the immediate actions a family must take to survive when nuclear war presents itself.

Five Tips for the Ultimate Family Road Trip

Five Tips for the Ultimate Family Road Trip

After literally dozens of vacations, I’ve come up with these 5 tips for making the most of a family road trip.

What is the Best Location for a Cache On Your Property?

What is the Best Location for a Cache On Your Property?

Caches are the ultimate back up plan because everyone wants to hide their “stuff,” but hiding it effectively is a different matter.

7 Improvised Defense Weapons That Could Save Your Life

7 Improvised Defense Weapons That Could Save Your Life

Let’s say you’re unarmed – no firearms or blades, and you can’t escape. What now? These seven improvised objects could save your life.

Frugal Prepping: 12 Cheap Ways to Prep Like There's No Tomorrow

Frugal Prepping: 12 Cheap Ways to Prep Like There’s No Tomorrow

With a little “outside of the box” thinking, you can acquire prepper items like food, tools, shelter, first aid and weaponry for pennies on the dollar.

20 Hurricane Survival Tips From Real-Life Scenarios

20 Hurricane Survival Tips From Real-Life Scenarios

I asked some fellow preppers in the community what advice they would offer on how to better prepare for hurricanes, and the community overwhelmingly stepped up to help their fellow man. They lived through this disaster. These are their words and, in my humble opinion, this is some very solid advice to follow.

Learn How to Properly Sandbag Your Home Before the Next Storm Arrives

Learn How to Properly Sandbag Your Home Before the Next Storm Arrives

There is definitely a right way and a wrong way to build a sandbag barrier.

Real Life Survival Story: How to Survive When the Grid Goes Down

A True Story of Surviving When the Grid Went Down

This is my personal account of living through the aftermath of a hurricane and just how quickly a society can break down and descend into chaos following a disaster.

Why Pets Should Have a Place in Your Emergency Planning

Why Pets Should Have a Place in Your Emergency Planning

In a long-term emergency, the family dog and cat will serve many uses and steps should be taken to ensure their survival.

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