In case you haven't been following the tips on our facebook page hear they are: For more tips please visit and "like" the Totally Ready facebook page. I'll be posting tips and updates often on the facebook page so keep checking
Tip #1 : Keep all your electronics, phones, ipad, etc. fully charged and once the storm begins quit using them.
Tip # 2 Fill everything you can with water,...
Posted by Carolyn
on Aug 26th, 2011 in hurricanes
| 3 comments
Hopefully your preparations for Irene are in full swing and near completion. The next question to ask yourself is how you will communicate after Irene when the power is out for days or even weeks. Find a HAM, really. It's too late to get your license and get radios and antennas set up today but find someone who is a HAM in your neighborhood. When all other communication fails HAM radio will be there. Your...
Posted by Carolyn
on Aug 24th, 2011 in Uncategorized
| 2 comments
Some days I hate the internet. Someone asked me today about samples of our Newsletter and now the email has vanished. With the newsletter just $1.00 per issue I don't have a sample issue but I can tell you the subjects I have covered for the past two years.
Signs of Dehydration
Laundry in an apartment
Get Your House Ready for a...
Earthquakes on the east coast…unheard of ! For years people have told me the east coast is safe from earthquakes. I hope this helps put that notion to rest, yes earthquakes can happen, and have happened, on the east coast. More pressing today however is the hurricane barreling toward the east coast of the United States.
Should hurricane Irene make landfall in Georgia as a CAT 3 it will be the first time in...
This past week I had an interesting discussion with a twenty two year old woman. She is the mom of a very adorable little boy and has a great husband. She is a college graduate and a stay at home mom. A few months ago she and her honey were having a well deserved night out and headed for a movie. All of the sudden she had the overwhelming feeling their family needed to begin working much harder and much faster on...