1- 3 day supply of food: Ready Network dehydrated food; other non-perishable ideas are peanut butter; canned fish; dried fruit and nuts!
2-Whistle to signal your team or call for help. Compass for orientation!
3-Flashlight. If you use Ready Network Grab and Go pack all illumination is solar charged, but you may want to also keep a few batteries of various sizes!
4-Cell phone with solar charger
5-Solar powered radio!
6-First Aid kits! Poison extractors and medicines to be discussed more in depth later!
7-Water purifying systems!
8-As much bottled water as you can carry. You’ll need at least 1 gallon per person per day for drinking and cleanliness! Our Grab and Go pack contains 3 water purification systems!
11-Paper towels and toilet paper!
12-Moist towelettes, garbage bags, and plastic ties! A digging shovel for sanitation!
13-Sleeping bags and or blankets for everyone in your party!
14-3 changes of clothing and underwear! An extra pair of shoes and extra socks.
15-Feminine hygiene products!
17-Matches. Keep in waterproof containers. Strong wind lighters and matches are very useful!
18-Emergency tools such as hatchet, hammer, wrenches, pliers and light chains that will saw wood.
19-Respirators, dust mask, plastic sheeting and duct tape to filter contaminated air!
20-Soap, toothbrushes and toothpaste. Any item used for hygiene not listed that you need!
21-Copies of important documents such as insurance documents, deeds, ID’s, bank records, birth certificates and passports! Keep in waterproof, portable containers that you may find at our www.readynetwork.com/battista
store! Local maps are also useful! Reference material about medicine, first aid, and survival hints such as found in our Ready Network grab an go pack!
22-Travelers checks may not be useful in every emergency! Carry cash, silver coins and gram size gold! Remember, an ounce of gold is too much for a tank of gas or a meal!
23-Household chlorine bleach. Do not use scented, color safe or bleach with additional cleaners! With a medicine dropper you can make disinfectant with 9 parts water and one part bleach. Chlorine can also help treat water for drinking with 16 to 20 drops per gallon of water!
24-Don’t forget fun things for children and your pets food and water. Pencil and paper are useful. Ink runs when wet so have plenty of pencils.
Most of these items are easily available at your local market. Many of the other items are contained in the Ready Network Grab and Go pack! Ready Network has a full array of survival and camping items from solar generators to food; heirloom seeds to silver and gold; nutritionally infused coffee to tools, water purification tools, virtually everything necessary to have an enjoyable camping trip or to survive the most horrific situations!
OUR NEXT BLOG WILL FEATURE MEDICINE YOU SHOULD HAVE OR CAN MAKE!