If you thought that getting yourself trained and up to speed with the latest preparedness practices was hard to do, you have no idea. The greatest challenge for any prepper is the moment when you attempt to include the family. It can easily turn into you against the world. If you don’t handle the integration of family into your ideas and practices, you could easily become the outcast in your own home.
This article talks about involving the family in fun things like navigation with a compass and a map. It turns out that once the family understands how much fun navigation in the wild can be, they will be hooked. There is also a terrific book recommendation that is featured in the article as well. This offers you a great option when it comes to taking those first steps in preparing the family and getting them involved.
You know you need help with your preps! Having a spouse and kids that think you are crazy doesn’t help. Find out ways to engage them that does not involve getting into the cataclysm of a shattered society. This is a little bit of guerilla recruitment on your end. Sometimes you gotta go under the radar to get your family on board.