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Completed Incremental Disaster Kit

kit At Week 21 we are finally done with our incremental shopping list.  Now that you completed your  incremental disaster kit you will have completed many activities that help better prepare your family, as well as have a fully stocked 72 hour kit.  I urge you not to stop here, but to continue to plan and […] Continue reading →

Incremental Disaster Kit (Week 19)

kit To Buy: ____1 box quick-energy snacks ____Comfort foods (such as cookies, candy bars) ____Plastic wrap ____Aluminum foil Also denture care items, if needed. To Do: ____Review your insurance coverage with your agent to be sure you are covered for the disasters that may occur in your area. Obtain additional coverage, as needed. ____Purchase and have […] Continue reading →

Incremental Disaster Kit (Week 18)

kit To Buy: ____”Child proof” latches or other fasteners for your cupboards ____Double-sided tape or hook-and-loop fasteners (such as Velcro® ) to secure moveable objects ____Plastic bucket with tight lid ____Plastic sheeting To Do: ____Arrange for someone to install latches on cupboards and secure moveable objects. ____Put away a blanket or sleeping bag for each household […] Continue reading →

Incremental Disaster Kit (Week 17)

kit To Buy: ____1 box graham crackers ____Assorted plastic containers with lids ____Dry cereal ____Anti-diarrheal medication ____Rubbing alcohol ____Antiseptic ____Syrup of ipecac and activated charcoal To Do: ____Arrange for a friend or neighbor to help your children if you are not able to respond or are at work. Continue reading →