Episode 239 – Getting Back Home is Different from Bugging Out

Being prepared often means having a lot of different bags and packs. One bag you should have is a Get Home Bag. It’s easy to assume this bag should be the same as a survival pack, or bug out bag, or 72-hour kit, but it’s not the same thing. This podcast explores the differences of the Get Home Bag.

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AlertsUSA National Security Alert Service Now on Sale

With the high potential for a flareup of violence nationwide in the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury situation, to Ebola, to growing threat of domestic terrorism over the coming holidays, AlertsUSA is having a 4-day sale of the national security alert service for mobile devices. Normally $99 per year, the service is available until Sunday night for only $69. As you’ve heard me mention on the podcast several times, I personally use the AlertsUSA service, because it provides with a peace of mind, knowing that I will be alerted to any and all important events. In addition, all new subscribers are given a … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for November 21, 2014

I’ll keep a separate section for Ebola for a little while longer, as it is something to keep our eye on. However, as it’s not becoming the big, bad threat we knew it wouldn’t, it doesn’t make sense to call it out for too much longer. Ebola News 10 Shocking Things About Ebola Prepping and General Interest Mother Lode Weekender Convertible Junior Backpack Pocket Guns Reviews the G42 Mag Guts +1 Review: The Gun Box MagPul Announces Offset MBUS Pro Sights 13 Ways to Keep Your House Warmer This Winter How To Make All-Natural Hand Sanitizer Awesome 750sqft Solar Powered … Continue reading

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Camping Survival Weekend Special

Most of us take more time to plan our vacation than to plan for the survival of our family or friends during an emergency. We wait too long or for Black Friday or Cyber Monday hoping to get the best deal. This year we are presenting Camping Survival Weekend! Starting Today – Sunday November 23rd You now have the chance to get ahead of the madness and chaos. The fact that we promote preparedness, this weekend we are going to be having our SALES before Black Friday. Now you don’t have to wait for some other retailer to tell you … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for November 20, 2014

Ebola News Malaria Even More Deadly Than Ebola, Says Queen Man’s Semen Tests Positive for Ebola–After He Was Cured! Ebola Panic in NYC: Women Dying with ‘Blood Pouring from Mouth’ Did Not Have Virus Ebola Remains a Risk – Deaths in Nebraska and New York Ebola — no sitrep — but an update Prepping and General Interest The US is losing 9.5 acres of farmland per minute Stuffing Your Turkey: Just Don’t Do It Buffalo bears the brunt of heavy snow in New York – in pictures | World news | The Guardian Satellite photo shows frigid arctic air over … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for November 19, 2014

Ebola News California National Guard to Deploy for Ebola Mission Americans Think Ebola Is A Top Health Care Problem 11 Things You Must Have On Hand In Case Ebola Hits The Fan Prepping and General Interest ESEE 4 Survival Knife Review 8 Amazing Uses For Homegrown Aloe Vera (That Have Nothing To Do With Sunburns) Interesting Way To Conserve Water Without Flushing Growing Sunflower Sprouts Dutch Desert Camo Pack Storing Chocolate and Its Shelve Life. Camillus Les Stroud “Survivorman” SK Mountain Ultimate Survival Knife Review Deceive a Mugger with a DIY Decoy Wallet Should an E-Tool Be In Your Bug … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for November 18, 2014

Ebola News Poll: Ebola a Bigger Health Concern for Americans Than Obesity and Cancer 2,100 Army Reserve and National Guard Troops From 12 States To Deploy On Ebola Mission Ebola Care: Amazon Fire Will Support Ebola Prevention App Potential Ebola Case at Local Emergency Room Tests San Diego Screening Prepping and General Interest How Big a Backyard Would You Need to Live Off the Land? 7 Ways to Stay Warm Without Touching the Thermostat New Magnum Research Stainless Steel Desert Eagle 1911s Stag Arms Model 9 Review Lethal vs. Less-Lethal: Should You Carry Both? First Look: Taurus Curve | Guns … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for November 17, 2014

Going into the holiday season, this is a good time to take advantage of the loss-leader sales grocery stores have at this time fo the year. This is a great time to use your vacuum sealer and fill up the deep freezer. Ebola News CA Adopts Tougher Standards for Health Care Workers Treating Ebola ‘Extremely Critical’ Ebola Patient Arrives in Nebraska Hospital Ebola source sitrep 5 Prepping and General Interest Nine of the biggest myths that people believe about the system How Much Interest Has Your Food “Bank” Earned This Year? New Ready-to-Shoot Rimfire Rifles from Savage Long range shooting … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for November 14, 2014

As of the November 12, 2014, the WHO Ebola update shows 14,098 cases of Ebola with 5,160 deaths. This drops the mortality rate to 36.6%; this is the overall average, suggesting the mortality rate is even less more recently. The charts also shows the spread of Ebola is slowing down. I hold to my opinion that by the end of the year, Ebola will have dwindled to a point where the concern will be on highly localized areas, and a non-issue outside of those few countries in West Africa (we’re practically there now). Don’t discount this as an overly-hyped media … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for November 13, 2014

Winter is making its debut this year in a big way. Make sure you’re ready for it! Ebola News New Ebola Drugs to be Deployed as Death Toll Hits 5,100 ‘Ebola is spreading before our eyes’: A week in Devil Hole, Sierra Leone Prepping and General Interest Ruger Muddy Girl Pistols Review: New Springfield XD-9 Mod.2 Sub-Compact Why Does .22LR Misfire? 32 Critical Supplies For Every First-Aid Kit How to Recognize 5 Common Lethal Deer Diseases Collapsible Pour Over Coffee Maker Survival In A Big City After Disaster Solar Powered Lantern from Solarpreppers.com 100+ Non Food Items to Have in … Continue reading

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