Monthly Archives: December 2011

Emergency Backpack

  Many emergency kits, or emergency go kits as they are sometimes called are packaged for easy hands-free carrying in a backpack.  Hence, the name emergency backpack is often applied to them regardless of their specific contents and intended use. … Continue reading

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Necessities Kit

  Maybe you have your own place at home or in your vehicle to store emergency supplies.  If so, then a necessities kit may be just what you need. A necessities kit contains everything you need to add to your … Continue reading

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We’re Home, So We’re Safe, Right??

Not necessarily! We all feel safe at home, and most of the time we are.  But there are natural disasters such as floods and earthquakes, and weather events like fires, floods tornadoes, hurricanes and blizzards which can threaten our safety. … Continue reading

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Deluxe Emergency Kit – A Rose by Any Other Name

  Really, marketing people can make life complicated by creatively naming the same products in different ways. A deluxe emergency kit is an emergency kit by another name.  Earlier, we reviewed the 2 – person and 4 – person emergency … Continue reading

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School Time

  School is an extension of our children’s home environment. We expect it to be safe, but natural disasters and weather events can reach our kids even when they are at school.  An earthquake, tornado or other event can make … Continue reading

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Children’s Survival Kit

  Our kids have the same needs during an emergency or survival situation as we do. But in addition, they are more scared and bewildered because their world has come apart. A child emergency kit or children’s survival kit can … Continue reading

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Get a Horse?

  When your car breaks down, do you wish for a New York minute you had a horse?  I have, but then quickly realized horses are high-maintenance, too. A breakdown is not fun, but a car emergency kit can make … Continue reading

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4 Person Emergency Kit

  Yesterday we looked in detail at a 2 person emergency kit, what it contained and why.  Today we extend the discussion to a 4 person emergency kit. A 4 person emergency kit has everything needed to sustain four people … Continue reading

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2 Person Emergency Kit

  A well-deigned emergency kit has everything needed for safety and relative comfort packaged in one bag or backpack. A 2 person emergency kit has everything needed to sustain two people for three days, or 72 hours.  That’s why these … Continue reading

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