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How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness Kit ~~ This post is excellent on being emergency ready.
Emergency Preparedness Series (This blog shows step by step instructions to creating an emergency preparedness station in your home, 72 hour kit, etc.) - A Bowl Full of Lemons
In case of an emergency. quite possibly the best 72 hr kit I've seen. she even has a documents binder.
"It doesn’t matter where you live, you are susceptible to an earthquake, hurricane, snow storm, power outage, flood, etc. and any of these things could leave you and your family stranded at home for a few days without power or electricity." Emergency kit item lists for your car, pet, home and family. Good info.