Earthquake FAQs

Earthquake FAQ’s – Here Are The Answers You’ve Been Searching For

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Earthquakes are unpredictable and nerve-racking. To put your mind at ease, we’ve answered some of the most-asked earthquake questions. Are there warning signs before an earthquake? There have been many claims that people observed a strange behavior in animals prior …

emergency preparedness

How to Evacuate Without a Vehicle: Alternatives and Resources

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Home evacuation plans are usually set to include the members of your family, your pets, all your basic needs, some special memorabilia, and of course, your car. Unfortunately, this is not the case for a large percentage of the population …

Long-term food storage

A Vegan Prepper’s Guide to Food Storage

Nadia Tamara A Little Bit of Everything, Camping, Do It Yourself, Earthquake Preparedness, Emergency Food, Emergency Preparedness, Homesteading, Winter Preparedness 7 Comments

The vegan diet is becoming very popular these days. Veganism includes only plant-based ingredients and no animal products nor by-products. If you pay close attention to product labels, you have probably noticed that most of the ingredients in long-term food …

emergency preparedness

Protect These Important Documents Before a Disaster Hits

Nadia Tamara A Little Bit of Everything, Do It Yourself, Earthquake Preparedness, Emergency Preparedness, Evacuation 9 Comments

Do you remember the Camp Fire in Northern California? Fires are not at all uncommon in California (and many other parts of the world) but the intensity of this fire was very unique. During this horrific event, the residents of …

Homesteading and self-reliance

Does a Buried Shipping Container Make a Good Bunker?

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Not all bunkers are built for the same purpose. Some people take their survival bunkers to an extreme level, and while that’s not necessarily a bad thing (to each his own, right?) I don’t think a successful bunker has to …

emergency preparedness

How to Communicate Without a Phone or Internet in a Disaster

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Have you ever been unable to get a hold of someone and started worrying needlessly for hours just to find out they were safe all along? Let’s imagine an emergency situation when thousands of people are trying to contact their …

emergency preparedness

The Best (and Worst) Places to Be During an Earthquake

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Earthquake preparedness is vital because earthquakes happen without warning. Sure, there is technology in place to warn us about seismic activity but there is no true predictor of a significant upcoming earthquake. It’s not only impossible to detect exactly when …