Article Submitted by Brian S. Kiefat @ The Ready Center
Thanks for checkin back in with The Ready Center for your next installment of “Prepping on $20 a Paycheck.” I apologize for not getting this out to you sooner, but I just got back from Kenai, Alaska where I was fishing using a technique called “dip-netting”. You literally stand chest deep in a river while holding a 20 foot pole with a 5 foot fishing net on the end. The goal is to try to catch the salmon as they swim out of the ocean and into the river system. For the sake of keeping this story short, I’ll just say that it’s something I’ll never forget and gladly do again anytime. If you ever get the chance to give it a try it, don’t even think twice. Just do it.
As for what’s going on in the preparedness world, this pay period we are trying to prepare you for the most common after-effect of almost every major disaster out there: the loss of power. And more specifically, the lack of lighting that (more…)