Potable Aqua PURE Electrolytic Water Purifier for Pure Drinking Water

Potable Aqua PURE Electrolytic Water Purifier for Pure Drinking Water Purification for Hiking and SurvivalThis is one of the most impressive items I’ve added to my Bug Out Bag in a long time!

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Quick Access to Tape

Use a large carabiner to secure multiple rolls of tape to your bug out bag

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True Lime, True Lemon, True Orange Packets

True Lime, True Lemon, True Orange Packets Flavoring

Most people think that to add flavor to your food it can only mean to add some brand of hot sauce to it, or if you’re not concerned about your blood pressure, adding salt.  I came across True Lime about 3 months ago and loved it so much I had to get my hands on True Lemon and True Orange.  I think these would be in the top 5 list of unexpected things you should pack in your get out of Dodge bag.

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Bug Out Bag Crucial, Even in Small, Uneventful Towns

Entering Wenatchee sign WA Fire 6-28-2015

On Sunday, June 28th, my wife and I heard news on the radio that a fire had broken out in Wenatchee, WA and our thoughts immediately turned to family living in the area.  After a few phone calls and texts we were on our way to Wenatchee to escort our sister-in-law, niece and nephew to stay with family in Quincy.  [Read more…]

Moon Cheese

Moon Cheese Pepperjack

I picked up some of this Pepperjack Moon Cheese as it sounded as a delicious snack for my bug out bag that was calorie dense from fat and proten instead of carbohyrates. [Read more…]

How to Create Your Personal 72-Hour Survival Kit

BOB, Get Out of Dodge Bag, GOOD, or 72 Hour Bag

I started writing this article and creating this blog at the request of several people asking, “what should I do to prepare for _______ (some kind of emergency)?”.  You simply can’t run around your residence in an emergency, effectively organizing everything you will need, and have a high probability of survival.  Whether you are fearful of earthquakes, adverse weather, flu epidemics, etc., you need to prepare ahead of time with your own personalized Bug Out Bag (also known as BOB, Get Out of Dodge Bag, GOOD, or 72 Hour Bag).  [Read more…]