September is National Preparedness Month! The time to plan for the next disaster is TODAY! It’s hard to miss the recent news accounts of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Just think of all the measures the people of Houston and Florida had to go through to potentially safeguard their safety and security when the hurricanes hit. […]
I just listened to a news story where a 72-year-old woman from Tucson, AZ survived nine days on a “distant stretch of back-country road” in the desert. She was on her way to visit her grandchildren in Phoenix and became lost, ran out of gas, and her car battery went dead. She made several unsuccessful attempts to climb several ridgelines […]
I’ve been scouring other prepper websites to learn all I could about food storage, food preparation, canning, shopping lists, etc. Oh, my goodness! There’s enough out there to rattle the brain but I’d be remiss if I didn’t cover some of it myself. While reading many of the reader comments or actual articles, I noticed that many people are planning to make […]
I’ve been thinking a lot about Bug-out-locations and their necessity. I’ve decided, it depends on where you live now. Apartment or house? Small town or big city? If you live in the heart of a city, it might be good to have another designated place to go to should rioting or civil unrest break out. The farther out […]
Welcome to Mrs. Prep!
I'm Cinda - Believer, wife, mother, grandma, sister, aunt, friend, and your neighborhood Prepper! As my husband and I prepare ourselves for the inevitable, I want to share survival skills (and many other life experiences) in a focused but light-hearted way to help others, too. The time to get ready is NOW - for whatever life brings!