A look back at the 2004 Atlantic hurricane season

2004_Atlantic_hurricane_season_summary_map

Foreword We’re coming upon the eve of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane season. It will mark ten years since Florida had what many view as it’s most active and destructive hurricane season. 2004 started out like most hurricane seasons for Floridians–a lot of projections, speculation and the usual trepidation. But many of us, my family included,…

Read More...

Setting up a first aid kit

Image 01 (1)

Recently, a friend asked me whether I would buy a ready-made first aid kit or gather the supplies individually. I found myself in the market for one just under a year ago, and here are some thoughts on what I found. While researching first aid kits (FAKs), I found an overwhelming amount of choices and advice on the…

Read More...