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New Posts to Blessfamily
10/21/2016

Start Here Make a Family Emergency Plan, "FEMA Family Emergency Communications ... Read More

New Posts to Blessfamily
1/3/2016

Start Here Google Public Alerts link     Resource Library Self ... Read More

New Posts to blessfamily
2/15 | 7/6/2015

Resource Library/Personal Care: Links to Learn About Sanitation and Twin Bucket Option: Make ... Read More

More Announcements

New Posts to Blessfamily

10/21/2016

Start Here

  • Make a Family Emergency Plan, "FEMA Family Emergency Communications Plan"

Resource Library

Preparedness (Renamed--was Self Reliance)

  • Family/Seniors/Special Needs Emergency Preparedness Checklists, "Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults"
  • Manuals and Guides to Preparedness,"Disaster Preparedness for Seniors by Seniors"

Health

  • Mental Health, NEW SECTION, Links to Learn About Mental/Emotional Preparedness
    • Disaster Mental Health
    • "Psychological Preparation for Natural Disasters" by ASP
    • "Emotional Disaster Preparedness" by Deborah Beir PHD
    • "Attitude is Everything" by Denis Korn

Disasters

  • Access to Local Disaster Help and Resources, DisasterAssistance.gov

Finances

  • "An Eternal Perspective on Personal and Family Finance"

Employ

  • "My Path to Self Reliance" Workbook, English and Spanish, NEW PROGRAM

Event Handouts

  • "Urban Preparedness" Power Points and Handouts from April 23, 2016 Event

Stake Emergency Plan

  • Guidelines and Tools to Create Ward and Stake Emergency Response Plans
    • First Presidency Letter, March 2016
    • Stake and Ward Emergency Planning Guide, July 2011 (Still current)
    • Stake and Ward Emergency Planning Guide Tools, March 2016

New Posts to Blessfamily

1/3/2016

Start Here

  • Google Public Alerts link    

Resource Library

  • Self Reliance/Links to Learn About Self Reliance
    • Free Family Preparedness Classes by Steven Harris
    • Simply Prepared, CFD Publications
    • Surviving The Blackout of 2003" by Steven Harris
    • The Survival Mom
  • Shop
    • 6. Equipment--Cooking, Weather, and Etc./Instafire, Safe, Easy Fire Starting        
    • 8. Equipment--Water Filters/Alexapure Water Filtration Systems
    • 9. Wind and Solar/Kodiak Inergy Solar Portable Generator,         
    • 10. Health/"Beyond Wheat and Weeds" by Claudia Orgill, Comprehensive Health Remedies,       
    • 11. Gardening/Mini Farm Grow Boxes, Purchase Supplies, or Instructions to Make Your Own       
  • Communications
    • Links to Learn About Cyber Security NEW SECTION
      • Cyber Security Tips     
      • Stay Safe Online
      • 4 of the Best Online Sources for Learning Network Security,          
    • EMP Protection for Electronic Devices NEW SECTION
      • "How to Make a Faraday Cage"           
  • Water/Pure Water, Naturally
  • Food/Links to Learn About Food Storage and Preparation:
    • Store This Not That
    • The Home Food Storage App
  • Employment NEW PAGE
    • "The Lord Would Want You To Be Successful"

New Posts to blessfamily

2/15 | 7/6/2015

Resource Library/Personal Care:

Links to Learn About Sanitation and Twin Bucket Option:

  • Make A Twin Bucket Toilet
  • The Twin Bucket Emergency Toilet
  • A Sewer Catastrophe Companion
  • Step-by-Step Directions to Prepare for Bathroom Sanitation and Hygiene in an Emergency

Stake Emergency Plan/Stake Communications:

  • "How Emergency Communications Works in the Church”


New Posts to blessfamily

11/13/2014

Resource Library

  • Self Reliance/Links to Mobile Apps for phones and tablets:
    • Arlington Prepares
    • FEMA, Disaster Preparedness Apps
    • FEMA, National Preparedness, Community Apps
    • Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Apps
    • Verizon 7 Mobile Apps for Emergency Preparedness Apps
  • Shop/FD/Dehydrated Instant Meals: Company Reviews
  • Shop/FD/Dehydrated Instant Meals: Food Insurance
  • Shop/FD/Dehydrated Instant Meals: Legacy
  • Water/Bottled Water has indefinite Shelf Life
  • Food/Shelf Stable Recipe Book (Full pages and quarter pages)
  • Health/Ebola Virus Disease 

New Posts to blessfamily

8/17/2014

Resource Library

  • Shop/Dehydrated, FD Instant Meals:  Easy Prep
  • Shop/Dehydrated, FD Instant Meals:  Mountain House, Just In Case Buckets
  • Shop/Equipment:  Chef Brad Fusion Grain Cooking
  • Shop/Equipment:  One Earth Designs, Solsource Solar Stove
  • Shop/Equipment--Plastic Food Storage Buckets--Food Grade (Local)
  • Shop/Health: Edens Garden 100% Pure Aromatherapy
  • Shop/Health: Wholesale Butterfly Express Essential Oils
  • Shop/72-Hour Kit Food Suggestions:  MRE's, up to 10 year Shelf Life
  • Food/ Links to Learn about Food Storage and Preparation:  My Year Living on Food Storage
  • Shelter/Links to Learn About Emergency Shelter:  Wilderness Survival Shelter
  • Personal Care/Links to Learn About Sanitation:  Sanitation and Hygiene In An Emergency

New Posts to blessfamily

10/23/2013

Start Here

  • Organize Important Documents:  “The Grab and Go Binder”
  • Build a Financial Reserve:  “Online Personal Finance Course”

Resource Library

  • Self Reliance/Manuals and Guides:  “Food Storage—On the Path to Preparedness” 
  • Shop/Bulk Food and Emer.. Supplies:  “Nuts.com”
  • Equipment/Water Filters:  “Life Straw Family”, Life Straw Personal”, “WaterBOB”
  • Food/Recipe Books:  “Food Storage Recipes”
  • Food/Gardening:  “Square Foot Gardening” and “Mittleider Gardening”
  • Health/Pandemic Flu:  “Tips for Surviving a Pandemic”
  • Disaster Response/Likely Emergencies:  “Earthquake Safety” and “Tropical Cyclones Guide”

Changes to Home Storage Centers

8/26/2013

Walton Feed Group Food Buy

8/29/2012

Fall 2012 Walton Feed Group Food Buy. Order due March 30th.

Delivery to be announced.


Bobs Red Mill Group Buy

4/17/2012

Spring 2012 Bob’s Red Mill Group Buy

Gluten free, organic, and specialty products

Sizes 20 oz. to 25 lbs. at http://www.bobsredmill.com

Email web administrator for discount price list (15% off)

Order due May 31, 2012


Walton Feed Group Buy

2/18/2012

Spring 2012 Walton Feed Group Buy. Order due March 26th.

Delivery to be announced.