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Preparing For Your First Apartment

7/19/2017 6:00 AM

Moving out of your parents’ home and into your own apartment can be very frightening whether you are staying in the same city or moving out of state. Living at our parents’ home, we have never had to worry about paying for water, electricity, and the basic needs of running a household, but that all changes when you are on your own.

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Preparing For Emergencies Abroad

7/12/2017 6:00 AM

Flights are booked and bags are packed for your trip abroad, but are you really as prepared as you think you are? When traveling, whether it’s inside the country or overseas, we don’t think about the possibility of having to deal with an emergency, we are just simply on vacation.

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How To Prepare For Deadly And Damaging Winds

6/28/2017 6:00 AM

Damaging winds or “straight-line” winds can come with any thunderstorm and they can be as damaging as tornadoes, uprooting trees and knocking out power lines. Straight line winds are hard to prepare for since they can come unexpectedly and can range in strength.

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Preparing For The Summer Heat

6/14/2017 6:00 AM

With the summer in full force, so is the heat for most of the country. Heat is the number one weather-related killer and can push our bodies to its limits and put you and your family in danger. Preparing for extreme heat should be done before the summer months arrive, so you aren’t caught off guard when you enter your first heat wave of the summer.

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Prepping For Hurricane Season

6/7/2017 6:00 AM

​Hurricanes can be one of the deadliest natural disasters, destroying everything in its wake and sometimes you don’t have enough warning to adequately prepare you and your family. This month kicks off hurricane season and everyone in the danger zone should be prepare ahead of time to take a hit throughout the season.

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Why Should We Prep For Tomorrow?

5/31/2017 6:00 AM

Over the past years, the prepping movement has really taken off and more and more people are starting to do it, but those that aren’t preppers still don’t understand what exactly people are prepping for.

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Time To Ask Yourself About Preparedness Planning

5/24/2017 6:00 AM

The questions contained in this article can help you with any preparedness planning scenario you may find yourself in. Think through your answers carefully - your physical and emotional health, peacefulness, and family depend on it.

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Beginning Prepping : Your Starter Grocery List

5/17/2017 6:00 AM

Prepping for natural disasters, local emergencies, and power outages can be daunting in the beginning, but taking small steps on a weekly basis can help with your peace of mind and is an important piece of your family’s disaster preparedness plan.

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How To Prepare Yourself For Floods This Spring

5/3/2017 6:00 AM

As we are in the midst of spring and summer and for some of us we are about to enter hurricane season, flooding is a common occurrence and can in fact happen without warning. Flooding can occur in many places, so everyone should be prepared and have a plan.

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10 Common Prepping Mistakes To Avoid

4/19/2017 11:00 AM

Just like packing for vacation, we tend to pack for everything that could possibly happen while we are gone and that usually includes over-packing and forgetting essential items. This goes hand in hand with prepping also. Here are 10 common prepping mistakes to avoid while preparing you and your family:

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