Stranded In My Car. What's Next? Well, that sucks. Hopefully, a friend is on the way or your insurance company has free towing. Not Self-Reliant enough for you? Fine! Let's take this from a more extreme position (because it's what we do) and let's assume you can't call for help or fix the problem
Preparing Your Car For Winter As I mentioned before, getting your car ready for winter is pretty important to me. Here is the checklist I go through to 'winterize' my truck. Antifreeze - Make sure not only is your coolant is topped off, but that you have winter antifreeze in there which is
Why Are We Afraid Of Winter Storms? So here is my list of the top things that I am afraid of for my family in the case of a winter storm. Here we go... Vehicle Accidents - Statistically, this is where most of the fatalities are going to happen in a blizzard. People drive when they don't need to.
So I am writing this the first week of January and I am in the Great Lakes Region of the United States... that can only mean one of these days we are going to have some pretty bad snow - Unless that Global Warming promise has finally come true - but that sounds like another topic for another day. So
Emergency Family Communication PlanLet's start with the three things you need to do in order to have a successful plan. Then I am going to walk you through the three main types of Emergency Communication Plans. Lastly, I am going to show you the main components of my plan and how I put it
It's this time of year that we all reflect a bit on important things like our family and friends. This year has been a big one for us at NSRI as we set up a website in January of this year and started building content. We were excited when we hit 10 members in our Facebook group and now we add 10