Tag: Preparedness


Bug Out Bag

Bug Out Bag (also known as Go Bag) – Usually stored at home or at work (for those who may need to travel for work in a hurry), containing a first aid kit, a couple changes of clothes, tools, food, hygiene products, and other items essential to make this bag your mobile home.


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EDC – Every Day Carry – Refers to items that are carried with you every day and everywhere you go. This may be one item, an assortment of items, or a bag or pack containing a number of items.


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A garden is simply an area where plants are grown.  Whether these plants are food-bearing, flowering, herbal, or otherwise is a matter of opinion and personal preference.  Gardens can be decorative or functional, or both, but are normally purpose-built, however, can incorporate natural / wild growing plants and trees (a Zen garden at the edge …

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Get Home Bag

Get Home Bag – A bag or ‘pack’ (usually a backpack) containing supplies, tools, a first aid kit, and other essential items that may be needed to help you get home safely. Best stored in your vehicle or place of work so that it will be available in case you become stranded.


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Jackass – 1. A donkey. Sometimes used by farmers as a guardian animal to protect livestock.  “Look at the jackass running across the field…  What do you think he’s going to do when he catches those citidiots?” 2. A slang term used to describe an arrogant person who demands things that others consider dumb ideas.


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SHTF – Sh!t Hit The Fan or Stuff Hit The Fan A term used to describe a situation or scenario where something, or seemingly everything, went horribly wrong.


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TEOTWAWKI means “The End Of The World As We Know It”. Referring to a major event or string of events that changes society or the physical world to a point that it will never be the same again. TEOTWAWKI Examples A zombie apocalypse. Or An alien invasion such as on the movie “Independence Day”. Or …

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Wet naps

wet naps

Wet naps or wet wipes are pre-moistened disposable cloths designed as a convenient way to clean your hands or skin when soap and water are unavailable. Often handed out in restaurants such as “crab houses”, bar-be-que / bbq joints or “wing joints” where the customer will eat with their hands and get really messy during …

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