Trick or Treat Safety Tips

I know Halloween is nine days away but I know were all gearing up for it. With all the Halloween activities I’m sure everyone is attending in the next week and a half it’s good to remind ourselves, and kids, on the Safety Tips for Trick or Treating. Make sure there is an adult supervising…

Emergency Preparedness – Special Items

Here we are at the final week. Several weeks ago you were unprepared for an emergency and now, if you’ve been following along, have a kit that will get you through an emergency. Great job. This week’s list of items not everyone is going to need. These are special need items for you and your…

Week Five Emergency Preparedness

This week were looking for bigger tools you most likely already have on hand but probably need to get in an accessible place. This week’s list: Handsaw or chainsaw with fuel Tarp or large canvas (you may also want to consider putting one in your car as well) Crowbar Hammer and nails Battery powered camping…

Week Four Emergency Preparedness Medications and Tools

This week were focusing on medications/pain relief and tools. You’ll need these items to help you get through an emergency. This week’s list: Pain relievers Fever reducers Anti-gas and anti-diarrhea medication Extra personal prescription medications. This can be a problem since pharmacies are usually restricted from giving extra of a prescription. What I recommend is…