Follow this for painless preparedness that will get you going on the path to being ready for catastrophic events and that, at the end of the year, will leave you in the best position to thrive in the event of any emergency.
You can do this! The cost is spread out over a full year, plus you will have a year to work out your storage. Substitute where appropriate depending on personal needs/requirements.
Food Storage 20 lbs of sugar
Extra Item 3 months of dish soap
72 Hour Kit Congratulations!! If you have been working on this each week, you now have a basic 72 hour kit. Check it often. Change or add things as needed. Next week we will start our car kit.
Family Prep Learn how yourself, and teach all family members how to turn off the natural gas or propane in case of an emergency (gas leak, earthquake, house fire, or other problems). If a wrench or other tool is required, keep one inside the house near a door and don't use it for anything else!