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Finding Balance In Your Preparedness Program

Due to recent events (European debt crisis, tensions in the Middle East), folks have increased their methods of preparedness. We always see discussions about making sure you have enough food, bullets, and band-aids; but we never talk about having a balanced inventory. What does this mean? It means that having too much of something and not enough of the other can be just as devastating as not having something at all. You will understand in a moment. Sometimes we become so focused on preparedness that we lose sight of the big picture. Providing for...

Long Term Food Storage

With all of the recent events in the U.S. such as the earthquakes, hurricanes, flooding, etc., people have become more aware of their lack of disaster preparedness.  While we mostly discuss everyday carry items, we must not turn a blind eye to preparation and survival. Please note that I am not an expert in this area or claim to be.  But we have researched some of the long-term food storage information and wanted to share it with our readers. The first and most important step in the process of gathering food for you and your loved ones is to...