Planning

Effective planning of projects.

Ebola and Other Considerations

We have been quiet until now about the Ebola cases in the United States.  Let’s face it.  None of us are surprised it found it’s way here.  Most of us wonder what took it so long.  We have been expecting the appearance of…

Chemical Purification of Fresh Water

Our packs are packed, kayaks and fishing gear ready, and our camping supplies are always ready. It’s not only in case we have to evacuate, but also to take planned or unplanned trips.  Part of those supplies include water purification…

Canning Ingredients or Meals?

Many of us rely on our gardens and livestock, and home canning to fortify our food stores.  For some of us, our canned goods are not only for the future, but are using them now. The question is which is…

Three Day Food Supply or Just In Time Marketing

Consider this statement:  It’s the public’s trust that’s been broken “and since almost all food safety at retail is faith-based, the faith has been violated.” – USA Today It’s true, isn’t it?  At least for many people.  There are many…

What We Can All Expect in The Aftermath of a Disaster, And What you Should be Doing Now

Members of the preparedness community are often reminded to cover the basics.  And nothing is more basic than food, water, first aid, security/self-defense and hygiene/sanitation.  If you have thought about all of these things, and secured the proper supplies as…