While emergencies are an unavoidable part of life, the way we prepare and respond to them is within our control. Preparedness brings peace of mind. The goal is to enjoy life, not let paranoia run rampant. This book presents a mindful, measured approach to risk-assessment, because a fearful attitude about the future sucks the joy from the present. In this book, you will learn how to prepare, what gear is worth owning, and what skills to develop. Topics covered include: • Stay Or Go? • Your Get Home Bag • Prepping Your Home, • Food & Water • Cooking & Heating • Power & Fuel • Your Medical Kit • Firearms • Sanitation • Communications • Your Community • An Evacuation Plan BONUS – Includes online shopping links for all recommended gear!