How to Protect Your Family Photos From Natural Disasters


Nothing is more heartbreaking than watching a victim of the latest disaster digging through the timbers of her home looking for the things she loves most: favorite photos.

The worst part is this type of loss is so easy to prevent! Why are we so good at backing up our smartphone pictures – including the one of yesterday’s lunch – five different ways? But the photos we love most are hanging on the wall unprotected!

  • Before hurricane, tornado, wildfire or volcano season catches you unprepared, grab your photos off the walls and scan them at home or at your local copy shop.
  • Back up the scans to several different locations in and out of your home, including your PC, portable hard drive, safe deposit box and the cloud. That way if anything ever happens, all you have to do is reprint your favorites and hang them up on your new wall.

Want more tips to keep your family safe?

We’re on a mission to donate 200,000 free downloadable copies of our books, “Ready” and “Connected,” to families across the U.S. Pick up your copies today, then help us spread the word on social media.

And while you’re at it, be sure to check out other tips on one of my favorite content sites


Get A Free Copy Of Our Book Ready!


Do you live in hurricane, wildfire, tornado or volcano country?

Want to hang on to all the things you love?

Then you need a copy this free downloadable book.   Ready turns it all around BEFORE  disasters strike. Just go to to pick up your free downloadable PDF copy.  No catch and you don’t have to pay for shipping.

You’re probably wondering why we’ve decided to give away copies of our own book.

It’s simple.

After the recent hurricanes and wildfires, mom and I launched Get Ready, a campaign designed to give families who were impacted by those disasters the vital tools and resources they need to deal with emergencies before they happen.  With the help of sponsors including Iridium Satellite Phones, our goal is to donate at least 200,000 free downloadable copies of the PDF versions of newest books Ready, Connected & Listo En 10 to families in Texas, Florida, California, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

The books will be available for a limited time, so hurry up and get your copy using the links above while they last.

Have Fun Getting Your Stuff Together! We’ll talk later…