Category «Emergency Preparedness»

Preparing you for natural and man-made disasters, medical emergencies, traumatic injuries, and pandemics.  Also gives tips and tools for short-term survival during an emergency.

Weathering a Winter Storm

Winter Memories When I think of winter, I think of my childhood. Snow began falling around Thanksgiving and didn’t melt away until spring. Roads were snow covered and not scraped clear down. I remember my parents pulling my sister and I on our metal runner sleds the few blocks to my grandparents’ home. We built …

Are You Ready For A Hurricane?

Are You Ready For A Hurricane? I am lucky enough that I do not live in a hurricane prone area.  However, several of my family members do.  I remember last summer seeing posts on Facebook from my aunt showing her house all secured for the predicted severe weather heading their way.  Hurricanes are nothing to …

Severe Thunderstorm Preparedness

Severe Thunderstorm Preparedness Hey all!  Tis the season for my favorite sound….thunder!  I absolutely love a good thunderstorm.  Call me crazy, but the worse the better.  All is good until that dreaded T word is mentioned.  Yep, T for tornado.  When that word comes in to play, all fun is over.  It is very rare …

Tornado Preparedness

Tornado Preparedness Just the mere thought of a tornado hitting my  home or town sends shivers down my spine.  Luckily, tornados are very infrequent in my area.  Regardless, we all need to be prepared for the unexpected, especially the way the weather has been acting strange lately.  Hopefully, you have read my article about being …

Defending Your Castle

Whether by natural disaster or protest turned riotous, are you prepared to defend your castle and protect your family from lawless rioters and looters?  You will be!  After reading this article, you will be equipped with the skills to assess your home’s security and evaluate your home for vulnerability.  You will be able to create …

The 5 P’s of Preparedness

Follow my blog with Bloglovin In everything we do, there is an element of preparing.  When you go on vacation, you prepare by booking your hotel, packing clothes, planning activities, etc.  A severe winter storm is approaching so you head to the store for food, flashlights, candles, and other needed items should you be snowed …

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