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Chuck Woolery on Assault Weapons

For many Americans, Chuck Woolery is remembered for being the original game show host of Wheel of Fortune, as well as hosting many other game shows including Love Connection, Scrabble, The Dating Game, Greed, and Lingo.  Aside from being a well known television personality, Chuck Woolery is a very educated and intelligent patriot who is…

Starting with the Basics – Part 4

Article Submitted by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center In the previous 3 articles of “Starting with the Basics,” we provided you a preparedness framework in regards to your water, food, and shelter preparations (please click on any of the previous 3 to be linked to that specific article!).  In the last article of this series, we…

A Different Approach to School Shootings

Article submitted by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center In the wake of the “active shooter” event that took place in Connecticut on December 14, 2012, this photo speaks volumes.  Perhaps if a sign similar to the above “STAFF HEAVILY ARMED AND TRAINED” sign had been posted outside the elementary school, there might not have…

Prepping on $20 a Paycheck – Part 2 of 24

Article submitted by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center In part 2 of “Prepping on $20 a Paycheck” we are still keeping it basic.  This pay period, we recommend you spend your twenty big ones on a quality fixed blade knife for you and your family.  Why a fixed blade knife?  We thought you’d never…

Holiday Greetings

From all of us here at the Ready Center, we want to wish you a very Merry Christmas and thank you for your support of this project.  Without you, our subscribers, Christmas just wouldn’t be as merry.  So again, thank you for your support and please remember to share The Ready Center Blog with your…

The F Word

Article submitted by Yukon Buck @ The Ready Center Yukon Buck is a new literary contributor to The Ready Center Blog.  Yukon Buck is an avid outdoorsman, active sportsman, and an extremely intelligent prepper.  We are both proud and fortunate to be blessed by his contributions.  Please take the time to welcome him and as…

Starting with the Basics – Part 3

Article submitted by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center For those of you just joining us, this is part 3 of a series in which we are discussing what we call “The 4 Basic Categories of Prepping.”  The 4 Basic Categories are water, food, shelter, and security.  These 4 essential requirements are what one should…

Starting with the Basics – Part 2

Article submitted  by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center In this series of articles we are covering “The 4 Basic Prepping Categories” which focus on your primary needs if you would ever have to endure an emergency or hardship.  These 4 basic categories are water, food, shelter, and security.  In our first article we…

Up In Smoke

Article submitted by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center I have had the pleasure of living and surviving in the rigidly cold and darn near frozen states of North Dakota, Minnesota, and Alaska.  Spending the vast majority of my life within these three states I have learned to appreciate and enjoy the value of heat.…

Prepper…? What The Heck Is a Prepper…?

Article submitted by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center The truth is that you are more than likely a prepper already and don’t even know it.  And if you’re not, you should be… A prepper is an individual, or group of individuals, who make preparations in advance of any situation that may force them to…