Articles Written by Mary Sauer

Home Necessities to Be Prepared For Any Disaster

Home Necessities to Be Prepared For Any Disaster

Because potential emergencies or natural disasters often occur suddenly and without warning, it is crucial to prepare your home for any disaster. Beginning the process of preparing your home can be overwhelming, since here are so many things to consider before beginning to gather necessities, and chances are you only have so much extra room for supplies. We want to make the process as easy as possible for you, so the team at Modernize has put together a list of… Read More »

September 29, 2015 by | Be the first to comment »

Is Your Bug Out Bag Too Heavy?

Is Your Bug Out Bag Too Heavy?

Once you start adding items to your bug out bag, the next inevitable challenge is weight. Carrying anything over 20 pounds will be tough and, when that weight doubles, you can imagine how cumbersome that would be in a bug out situation.  A BOB that’s too heavy: will get you tired in a prolonged bug out, can cause you to twist an ankle, can cause to back pains (if you have them now, being a few pounds overweight, imagine wearing… Read More »

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16 Surprising Places to Find Water When You’re Dying of Thirst

16 Surprising Places to Find Water When Everyone's Dying of Thirst

There’s no need to remind you that you can’t survive for more than 3 days without water; the rule of threes is something every prepper learns early on. In fact, some of you are probably smiling right now thinking: Well, I’m covered for a lot more than 72 hours! In theory, yes…. provided you bug in when disaster strikes. But what if you need to bug out, how long will the water in your bug-out bag last? And what if… Read More »

May 28, 2015 by | Be the first to comment »

How To Keep Your Faith Intact In Times Of Calamity

How To Keep Your Faith Intact In Times Of Calamity

Most of us affirm to the fact that God is the Supreme Being and that He is in control of all the things that’s happening, even to the most undesirable of circumstances. But the truth is, disasters have a way of dwindling our faith to God. I guess it’s just human to err knowing that we have experienced something bad, really bad. And though some people don’t think that faith can be factor in saving your life out there, I… Read More »

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5 Rookie Mistakes New Hunters Can Avoid

5 Rookie Mistakes New Hunters Can Avoid

There are millions of miles of public hunting land in our great country; however, some novice hunters and even seasoned pros are detoured away from hunting in public lands due to the misconceptions and stereotypes about hunting alongside strangers. Horror stories telling of shot-out truck windows and all-out brawls over who lays claim to a certain area of the woods prevents hunters of all levels from enjoying everything the public lands have to offer. If you’re a novice hunter, please… Read More »

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