National Preparedness Month + Giveaway



National Preparedness Month + $100 Giveaway

Being prepared for natural disasters and other emergencies is something I’ve been prioritizing for my family.  Some of my recent posts on the topic include:



This month is National Preparedness Month and there is no better time than now to get your family prepared for an emergency.  Check out some tips from ready.gov – http://www.ready.gov/ below and enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card that will help you buy supplies for emergency preparedness.

National Preparedness Month

Ready.gov – http://www.ready.gov/ is a great place to get simple and effective tips and information about preparing for emergencies.  You can find:



  • advice and printables on calling a family meeting and making a plan – http://www.ready.gov/kids/make-a-plan
  • building a kit – http://www.ready.gov/kids/build-a-kit
  • knowing the facts – http://www.ready.gov/kids/know-the-facts about different possible disasters in your area
  • and how to get involved – http://www.ready.gov/kids/get-involved .

Check out this Public Service Announcement brought to you by the Ready Campaign and the Ad Council on the importance of creating a family emergency communication plan.



Get the Supplies

If you’re going to be prepared for an emergency, you’re going to need some supplies on hand.  Below you’ll find a giveaway for a $100 Amazon gift card that will help you get your family prepared.  Some examples of awesome products you could buy include:

  • Water Brick – http://amzn.to/1mgfbn7
  • First Aid Kit
  • LifeStraw Personal Water Filter
  • Premade Bug Out Bag

Giveaway Details

In honor of National Preparedness Month (www.Ready.gov/Prepare), the Homestead Bloggers Network is hosting a giveaway to help you become better prepared for any potential emergency situation. Not only do you need to create an emergency family plan – http://www.ready.gov/make-a-plan , but you need to have some basic supplies – http://www.ready.gov/kit at the ready. The winner of this giveaway will receive a $100 Amazon Gift Card to help them get everything on their family’s preparedness list!



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The giveaway will end 11:59pm on September 22, 2014. Open to US residents, 18 and older only and void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary – chances of winning depend on number of entries received.



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