A Virginia Beach business is showing support for the Second Amendment by offering gun owners a discount. What are your thoughts? Would you take your business there? Continue reading
I am pretty sure the people in Russia were quite surprised to be hit by a 10 ton meteor today. I think it made the flyby of a much larger, and very close meteor that much more worrisome.
The meteor that passed the Earth today was the largest object to ever pass so close to the Earth. Meteors are very heavy for their size. If you found one that looked like you could easily lift it, you would probably be surprised to find it unwilling to budge. Continue reading
According to the U.S. Fire Administration, home fires have already claimed 148 lives this year. That is 24 more than was reported last year at this time.
Why so many home fires? Continue reading
There have been plenty of news stories lately about businesses who are donating to help Sandy victims. And it is truly wonderful to see these companies willing to help people in need.
On the other side of the coin, Continue reading
Well, the world didn’t end today and we still have to face certain issues that have been in the media spotlight. First and foremost is the horrific murder of 27 people, 20 of them small children, in Connecticut. Continue reading
In the wake of the horrifying killing of 20 children and several adults in Sandy Hook, a community in Newton, Connecticut, it seems that we may be at a turning point in American history. So many unanswered questions lead the public to find an answer, a scapegoat.
There must be someone to blame. Continue reading
I have seen lots of talk and outrage over the fact that talks for an international arms treaty have been revisited only hours after the re-election of Obama as president of the United States.
I’ll admit to not being very knowledgeable about politics, but I have read with interest some of the discussion on this particular topic. Continue reading
Well, another election is behind us and it’s anyone’s guess what the next four years will hold. Some preppers have very strong opinions on our future as a whole. Here are just a few… Continue reading
The aftermath of Monday’s devastating hurricane is another reminder about why being prepared is so important. It has nothing to do with fanatics worried about zombies. It has everything to do with being ready to care for your family if the unthinkable happens.
A friend of mine in New York commented that last year they had an earthquake a week before Hurricane Irene. This year they had an earthquake before being hit by Hurricane Sandy. She said these things used to rarely hit New York, and now they are becoming normal. Continue reading
If you’ve been learning about preparedness for even a short time, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the Survival Mom, Lisa Bedford. That’s why we are excited about the interview she did with Extreme Food Storage founder Bryan McLaren.
Please read The Heart of Emergency Preparedness: An Interview with the Founder of Extreme Food Storage and learn why Bryan started his business as well as his recommendations on the emergency supplies you should start with.