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Episode 62 – Hesperian Foundation

Well don’t I look like a jerk… I thought I posted this a few weeks ago but NO… This episode is a discussion of the wonderful information that is available from the Hesperian Foundation. BUT FIRST Please feel free to go to BUBWEB.COM and buy yourself a website (Starting at $10 PER YEAR), it will […]

Episode 59 – August Do1Thing – Get Involved!

So we are here to kick off August with a Do1Thing episode.  August’s tasks relate to getting involved in the community. FIRST a word from our sponsor BUBweb.com –  offering webhosting starting at $10 per YEAR! Also Check our our MTP First Aid Kits, and let me know if this is something that would interest […]

First Aid Kits and Survival Kits (perhaps for sale)

Ok I’m looking at putting together some kits for sale. I was planning on a personal first aid kit and personal survival kit. It will take quite an investment to put these together so if you are interested please leave a comment with what you would like, this will not be considered an order just a testing […]

Ep. 47 – Every Day Carry

In this episode I discuss the things I have with me on the average day, and how those tools can help in many different situations.  Give it a listen and let me know what I am missing.  Comment with what you carry on an every day basis. On a side note, due to a new […]

Episode 45 – CERT and VIPS

Two organizations that I volunteer my time to are CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) and VIPS (Volunteers In Police Service). These are local organizations built on a national framework. Listen to me drone on about what these different organizations do and how they serve their communities. Perhaps you will join your local chapter or help […]

Ep 33 – ACT!

There are times in our lives when we need to act, I discuss some times when I have hesitated and I feel bad.  So when the opportunity to act appears you should be prepared. I’m too tired and this is late as heck so no long intro, just listen to the podcast for cryin out […]

Episode 24 – Do1Thing December – First Aid

This episode we continue our monthly preparedness series where we follow the Do1Thing.com model of baby steps for preparedness.  December is First Aid, and we go into some tips to get ready for first aid emergencies. One of the easiest and most important skills to learn is basic first aid and CPR.  These are also […]

Episode 15 – Do1Thing November – Emergency Supplies

Here we are another month, another podcast with the help (unknown by them) of Do1Thing.com.   Do1Thing is a program of “baby steps” in getting prepared.  And frankly any preparedness system that suggests that you get a sweater for your dog should also suggest that you smack yourself with a sock full of quarters, but […]

Episode 11 – Auto First Aid Kit

Face it almost all pre-made first aid kits suck big time.  Seriously 1 gauze pad and 5 band aids won’t do squat if there is a real need for emergency care.  The need for a serious first aid kit is particularly greater in an auto compared to the house.  Emergency response times will be higher […]