Preparedness: Being Prepared vs Hoarding

Preparedness: Being Prepared vs Hoarding

Trials and Tribulations Offer Us Life Lessons, if We Look for Them. My hope is that when things become closer to normal from our current crisis, most people will do some soul searching about the topic of being prepared – or being more self-reliant.  Too often...
Preparedness: Where to Begin?

Preparedness: Where to Begin?

September 2011, a blackout swept across parts of the U.S. Southwest and Mexico leaving roughly 6 million people without power. There was no warning, no stormy weather, no earthquake. One minute we had electricity – the next – nothing. We lived in Southern California...