How to be prepared for emergencies with simple tips for beginning preppers and those curious about what it means. Writing from rural Vermont so I also share things to do in my state.

Should Beginners Invest in Crypto Currency?

25 Feb 2022 1 minute read 3 comments ellenblogs

The answer to this question is a little nuanced. For some people, crypto currency may be a great investment opportunity, while for others it may not be the best option. When it comes to investing, there are a number of different options available. If...

The beginner’s guide to crypto. Start learning today!

6 Jul 2021 4 minute read 0 comments ellenblogs

You've probably heard the word cryptocurrency being thrown around in recent news. It can be confusing, so I'm going to explain what it is and why it's important. History of Money Hang on, before we get into that, let's talk about money for a second....

Is Prepping Your Secret?

13 Jan 2021 4 minute read 2 comments ellenblogs

Should you talk about prepping with your friends and neighbors? Or should you keep it secret just in case? There are many different ways to prep for emergencies. And, everyone has their own ideas of how things should be done. But, one of the most com...

Are Preppers all Conspiracy Theorists?

10 Jan 2021 3 minute read 1 comment ellenblogs

A good friend of mine commented a few weeks ago that there was no need to prep unless you were a conspiracy theorist. To be honest, the comment shocked me and made me think. Are preppers all conspiracy theorists? Probably not. But, I am sure that so...

How to Evacuate Safely During COVID

6 Jan 2021 4 minute read 0 comments ellenblogs

Are you wondering how to evacuate safely during COVID? Evacuation during a pandemic is definitely a challenge. But by following a few of these tips, you can better make sure that your family is safe and protected. The pandemic is enough of a natural...

Why You Need a Pet Evacuation Kit Right Now

4 Jan 2021 4 minute read 0 comments ellenblogs

If you had to leave your home in an emergency, could you bring your pet along safely? And, how long would it take you to find all of the supplies you needed to be sure they were safe and happy? Emergencies happen every day. We see them on the news a...

Why You Need An Emergency Preparedness Plan

3 Jan 2021 4 minute read 0 comments ellenblogs

Imagine this. You and your spouse are at work. The kids are at school. All of a sudden the emergency alert warning goes off on your phone. It's worse than you expected. It's that one thing you feared would happen one day. And, everyone in the family...

5 Simple Things to Do Today to Prepare for a Blizzard

2 Jan 2021 4 minute read 0 comments ellenblogs

Are you ready for a blizzard if one happens right now? Are you sure? Or, do you just hope you are? Most people don’t give a lot of thought to snowstorms until they see that emergency warning across the bottom of the news the night before. Then, ther...