April 25, 2017

Why I Keep Two Knives with Me

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com   One popular topic around the preparedness community is the “EDC” or every day carry.  These are items we keep with us wherever we go.   I have a number of items I consider part of my EDC, but today, I’d like to talk about knives.  I have two favorites that I keep with me: My Swiss Army knife Gerber Knife Why do I have two knives? It might sound a little redundant, but […]

My Every Day Carry Items

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com An emergency can happen anywhere, anytime and you may have to cope with only the items you happen to be carrying with you. Over the years I have changed a few things on my every day carry (EDC) list.  On one hand, I don’t want to be carrying a huge purse that attracts thieves; on the other hand, I like to be prepared.  I like to make sure each item is useful enough […]

A Life-Saving Item You Should Keep with You

Apt Prepper Daughter was driving around with a friend, on their way to the beach.  It was a perfect spring day, with a nice breeze and low humidity so they drove with their windows down. While stopped at a light, a bee suddenly flew into the car and stung Apt Prepper Daughter in the upper arm just as the light changed.  The sting didn’t hurt that much at first, but she pulled the car over and checked the site.  There […]