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This series is all about making it simple and do-able (and a bit fun!) to get a survival kit (aka 72 hr kit, bug out bag etc) put together for you and your family: something that will help you care for yourself without the aid of others for at least 3 days!
Survival Kit Ideas: A week by week approach...I've been wanting to do a better job of having our emergency supplies organized. This website is awesome! And she takes a week by week approach so you can divide it up and it doesn't seem so overwhelming.
Creating a Winter Emergency Survival Kit. Be prepared for whatever might come your way this winter! This post has some great tips I didn't think of.
How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness Kit ~ 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.
Pocket survival kit in an Altoids can. Would be cool to carry in a purse to have on hand all the time for absolute emergencies. There are a lot of other good tips in the comments. One guy explains how you can repel from a cliff with parachute cord, a carabiner, and some climbing knots. Way cool.
List of Important Documents --create an emergency preparedness folder to keep all your important documents in case of a disaster