How do I start my food storage?

How do I start my food storage?

Before I get into how to start your food storage, I want to discuss a little bit about my food storage theory. So you can get an idea of how I do things. First of all, I do not prepare just for emergencies. It has developed into a love of becoming self reliant. So I...
Home Teaching vs Block Captains

Home Teaching vs Block Captains

Home Teaching vs. Block Captains I really wanted to spend some time on this topic. I learned many things while pondering this and want to discuss them here. The church’s guidelines state that the reports of the welfare of the members should come through the home...
Ward Emergency Plan

Ward Emergency Plan

I really want to share with all of you something I worked very hard on when I was called in my church as a ward emergency preparedness specialist. In this calling, I was asked to help develop an emergency communication plan so we could help each other and our...
Winter is here! Are you Ready?

Winter is here! Are you Ready?

Now that daylight savings has ruined our lives once again it rings in what many call winter time. Winter storms often bring with it power outages, furnace problems, and with these it is super important to make sure you are stocked up on the necessity items to...
Make sure you have clean water in an emergency!

Make sure you have clean water in an emergency!

Having clean water is a must for any food storage supply!  If you are like us having the room to store large amount of water or a huge water tank is hard so we have come up with the perfect solution. The Berkey Water Purification systems is the best on the market....
How do emergency response teams respond in a disaster?

How do emergency response teams respond in a disaster?

How do emergency response teams respond in a disaster? Will I be able to call 911? Who will be able to help me?   Today we have enough fireman, police officers, hospital workers, etc….to help with the individualized disasters we have every day. But when it...
Make your own butter!

Make your own butter!

With all of that wheat bread you are going to be eating from your food storage, you will want some butter. Plus, fats are an important part of your diet, especially for the little ones. So how are you going to do it? Gossner’s Whipping Cream! I have found...
Is your car prepared?

Is your car prepared?

Most of us spend a lot of time in our car these days, whether it is for work, day to day or pleasure.  We focus a lot of time and attention on preparing our home for a disaster but truth be told there is a good chance when disaster strikes you will be in a vehicle....
7 Tips for your Emergency Family Plan

7 Tips for your Emergency Family Plan

When disaster strikes you and your family might be seperated, so it is important to plan in advance. Contacts: It may be easier to make a long-distance phone call than to call across town, so an out-of-town contact may be in a better position to communicate among...
T-Rex vs The Big One

T-Rex vs The Big One

After recently seeing Jurassic World I came to the conclusion that if there was an earth quake, AKA the Big One, that my own city would react the same way the entire park did when the new hybrid dinosaur broke out of his cage and started eating everything. So what...
6 Must Haves for your Emergency Supply

6 Must Haves for your Emergency Supply

Whether it’s a flood, an earthquake or zombie apocalypse that strikes next, you are going to want to pack an emergency preparedness bag. Where do you start you might ask? Here is a basis list of items you should have and ready 2 go, Water– Plan for at least...