My Green Guide To Emergency Preparedness: Weathering The Storms Of Natural Disaster

Let’s face it, when it comes to emergency preparedness, clean drinking water is the top priority. Without fail, all natural disasters can greatly affect the water supply. My solution to this is recycled box wine bladders. These are an excellent storage container for any disaster and they collapse so you can have several dozen gallons … Read moreMy Green Guide To Emergency Preparedness: Weathering The Storms Of Natural Disaster

Taking Care Of Your Pets: How To Get Ready For An Emergency

I live in a state where a lot of natural disasters occur on a regular basis. There is the potential for blizzards, tornadoes, floods, wildfires and even earthquakes. You never know what can happen, and you have to be prepared for just about anything. As a result, I’ve set up a stash of emergency items. … Read moreTaking Care Of Your Pets: How To Get Ready For An Emergency

The Amount Of Damage A Large Solar Storm Can Cause

The term ‘solar storm’ seems like a contradiction, does it not?  However, solar storms are geological forces that pose large threats to all items in their paths.  In previous years, people did not have any method of measuring the effects of these types of storms.  Fortunately, sensitive electronic devices are now able to help measure … Read moreThe Amount Of Damage A Large Solar Storm Can Cause

These Three Uses Of MRE’s Will Surprise You

MRE’s were originally created for military use and most commonly are thought useful for emergencies or field rations for soldiers. While that was the intent for their creation, you’ll likely find it surprising how innovative civilians are putting them to use. It is not difficult to understand how or why many would find other uses … Read moreThese Three Uses Of MRE’s Will Surprise You

4 Reasons Why You Should Be Suspicious Of An MRE Seller

MREs or Meals Ready to Eat are among the most technologically advanced and physically resilient foods in North America.  However, this does not mean that they have good defenses against theft.  Do you question how Amazon, eBay or the army surplus store obtained their MREs? The answer is that you probably don’t.  However, there are … Read more4 Reasons Why You Should Be Suspicious Of An MRE Seller

The Most Popular Food Snacks Invented By The U.S. Military

The next time you find yourself licking the Cheeto dust from your fingers, consider this.  The cornmeal delight that you enjoy so much originated from U.S. Meals, Ready to Eat, also known as MREs. Yes, you read that correctly.  A favorite food snack originates from military MRE.  Unfortunately MREs do receive “bad reps”, but the … Read moreThe Most Popular Food Snacks Invented By The U.S. Military

Solar Storms: Are You Ready For Them?

Of all the potential disasters you could be worried about, solar storms aren’t likely to rank high on the list. Perhaps space weather deserves a little more of your attention. Far from being the stuff of old science fiction stories, solar storms are very real and very dangerous. Scientists have seen extreme solar storms in … Read moreSolar Storms: Are You Ready For Them?