Today’s Lesson…Important Update on Several Previous Lessons

I originally created the last three lessons with a horizontal configuration for the one page round-ups, but a few folks pointed out that all the others were vertical and these latest ones didn’t work as well. So I redid them in a vertical orientation. And they do look better. Even though I’m admitting I didn’t …

Today’s lesson… Be sure you have good smoke AND carbon monoxide alarms!

Sign up to receive the weekly lessons plus extra goodies: http://eepurl.com/imZrrg   Today’s lesson is a weird one. First, pretty much every house has a smoke alarm. Second, most of you ignore them or don’t know anything about them. It’s just one of those ubiquitous items that’s always there, always been there, and you only notice …

Thank you to everyone who joined my Prepared(*) newsletter list!

I just wanted to thank everyone who joined my Prepared (*) newsletter list during my launch last week. My goal is to… give away a ton of free content provide access to resources direct you to the experts …that will help you stay safe in emergencies and know how to protect others as well, especially …

Would you like to learn how to handle Everyday Emergencies?

Here’s my plan moving forward. I’m moving away from the whole prepping stereotype and all the negative baggage that goes along with it. Don’t get me wrong, if you want to go down that rabbit hole sometime, I’m game, but hardcore end-of-the-world prepping won’t be my primary business anymore. I want to have fun teaching …

Most ____ (insert name) are a bunch of stuck up know-it-alls

I picked the wrong audience with wacko doomsday preppers! — So yesterday we talked about how I looked and acted like a stereotypical prepper. Some of y’all offered even more ways that was true: ·         Always carrying a knife or three ·         Big truck ·         Always wearing hiking or tactical clothes ·         Never met a …

Can you believe being a bald white guy with a beard killed my business?

I’m rebranding Rugged Dad and all my prepper stuff! For years I’ve been building a business teaching all kinds of prepping stuff, from the basics like first aid all the way up to living off grid like a caveman with solar panels. But it never took off. You know why? It finally dawned on me …