Planning & Documentation for Prepping & Preparedness

Planning & Documentation for Prepping & Preparedness

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness I have added this segment “Documentation and Planning” to the Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness series. Why? Because it’s not only helpful but it’s important to plan. Documentation will also serve as a reference source for useful information and actionable items. Planning for Preparedness In previous segments we talked about…

Gearing Up for Prepping & Preparedness

Gearing Up for Prepping & Preparedness

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness Gear: Supplies, Tools, or Clothes needed for a special purpose. That’s the definition we’re using as it relates to gear for prepping & preparedness. Level-1 preparedness only covers periods of disruption lasting from hours, days, or perhaps up to one or two weeks. So, the topic of gear won’t be…

Extra Consumable Supplies for Prepping & Preparedness

Extra Consumable Supplies for Prepping & Preparedness

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness Consumable Supplies are items which are intended to be bought, used, and then replaced. With regards to preparedness it is simply a matter of stocking up on a number of specific items for your convenience and to ensure that you won’t run out during a period of disruption. Note: Level-1…

Safety & Security Considerations

Safety & Security Considerations

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness Safety and Security may or may not become an issue for level-1 prepping & preparedness. You might look at this topic from two different perspectives. One is your general safety while going about your tasks and dealing with the issues at hand, and the other is your general personal security….

Preparing For Seasonal Considerations Without Heat or AC

Preparing For Seasonal Considerations Without Heat or AC

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness Important for prepping and preparedness are the seasonal extremes and other conditions which I will describe in a minute. We sure have it made in our modern world of heat and air-conditioning. We can spend most of our time in climate controlled homes, offices, stores that we shop, our vehicles……

Cash On Hand For Emergency Purchases

Cash On Hand For Emergency Purchases

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness Cash for preparedness. It’s smart. Why? Because if and when the power goes out there will be no transactions with digital currency. This will also affect some stores and their ability to accept cash, but chances are that you will be able to find what you need and pay cash….

First Aid & Medical Emergency Preparedness

First Aid & Medical Emergency Preparedness

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness First Aid and Medical considerations are among the basic essentials to address for one’s overall general preparedness, even Level-1. Unfortunately, in this category most people will not think about it until they actually need it! The problem with that of course is that it is too late “after the fact”….

Kids & Pets During a Disruptive Event

Kids & Pets During a Disruptive Event

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness While we concern ourselves with the basics of prepping and preparedness, it is likewise important to consider our kids and pets! They have unique needs too and your life will be a whole lot easier if you plan your preparedness around them as well. During an “event” which requires the…

72 Hour Emergency Kit in your Vehicle – just in case…

72 Hour Emergency Kit in your Vehicle – just in case…

Level 1 Prepping & Preparedness Although it might be nice to pull your emergency kit behind you as pictured above pulling my cargo trailer, lets downsize it a bit to level-1… Basic level-1 prepping and preparedness includes the following topics, of which today’s topic will cover the 72-hour kit for your car. – Water and…