THE PREPAREDNESS COACH

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Preparedness Goals For The Week Of November 13

Christmas traditional recipes

Flu season, well it has been a bit crazy right?  Have you been considering what kinds of things you will need to keep stocked up on, that are not included in your weekly preparedness goals?  Things like herbs and essential oils that are useful for fighting flus.  Things like tylenol, and other cold medications that […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of November 6

Weekly Preparedness Goals

Welcome, welcome winter!  I don’t love winter, but if we must do it, then bring it on and let’s get it over with!  That’s kind of how I feel about it all.  There are those crazies – and maybe you are one of them – that love winter!  There’s gotta be one or two in […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of October 23

Preparedness Goals Week of October 23

For our preparedness goals this week, I want to take a quick look back at some of the recent things that have happened. In Puerto Rico, amongst many other locations, cash has been precious.  It has been the only way to purchase things. A week after tragedy struck, at least half of all bank branches […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week October 16

Preparedness Goals

Have you been working hard to CREATE A TRUE CULTURE OF PREPAREDNESS?  Fema Urges America to Create A …. Director Brock Long has this advice for all of America – and yes that includes us Canadians!  “I really think that we have a long way to go to create a true culture of preparedness within […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of October 2

Preparedness Goals

Preparedness goals are important, no matter where you live, where you work, how much money you have, or what your culture is. Disasters on a large scale, as well as on a more personal level, can and do happen on a daily basis.  Your preparedness goals should include efforts for each and every possibility.  Can […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of September 25

Preparedness Goals

Glad you are back for another week of preparedness goals!  Of course I have a tidbit of info for you, which includes a bit of trivia.  Did you know this? According to getprepared.ca …..At the end of October 2012, Hurricane Sandy devastated parts of the Caribbean and the northeast of the North American continent.  When […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of September 18

Preparedness Goals

Another week of preparedness goals, but before I get into it, did you know…. One of the most destructive storms in Canadian history was the 1998 ice storm in Eastern Canada causing hardship for 4 million people and costing $3billion.  Power outages lasted for up to 4 weeks. How crazy is that?  We think of […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of September 11

Preparedness Goals

Today is a good day to remember.  Remember those who have lost their lives in horrible terrorist attacks.  It just helps to remind us, that the things we think are daily routines, can be taken from us in a matter of moments.  All of these preparedness goals we are working towards can and will help […]

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of July 24

Preparedness Goals For The Week Of July 24

How are ya all doing with your preparedness goals?  I know having a weekly reminder for me is crucial to my accomplishing anything!  I am a person who lives by lists, and lives by my calendar, otherwise my world seems to run by the fleeting emergency of the moment, instead of by organized chaos!  Haha.  […]

Emergency Preparedness Insurance Policy – Why Do We Prepare?

The How To Guide - Emergency Preparedness Insurance Policy

You know, one of the biggest questions I am asked, is not what should I do to get prepared, but “Why should I be prepared?”  That really is the beginning of all preparedness questions, and one I am glad you asked. I hear all the time, that there are not more disasters happening, and more […]

Beans As Economical And Healthy As It Gets

Beans

Today I feel compelled to come back to the basics of cooking with beans.  I guess I always take for granted that people know how to do this, but they don’t!  I guess I think people should understand how cooking with beans is such a money saver, an inexpensive yet delicious protein, and again – […]

52 Life Skills You Need To Have

52 Life Skills To Teach Your Family

Notice the title of this post doesn’t say “preparedness life skills”, or “post SHTF” life skills, or “post apocalyptic” life skills”?  It says “LIFE SKILLS EVERYONE SHOULD HAVE.”  Yes I actually think these are important skills, that each of us should be working on, learning, and understanding for every day living, in our world today.  […]