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My wife and I are in our mid 50's and still have very busy and well compensated careers.  Our kids are both in college and can see a time when we will want to transition out of our demanding professions.  We envision joining and supporting a ...

Discussion - davidburkey - Mar 30 2014 - 12:22pm - 10 comments - 0 attachments

Mental preparation for that moment when you are attacked

A few days ago I posted a news article about a Detroit mother who defended herself from three armed home invaders using a rifle.   http://www.peakprosperity.com/discussion/84835/mother-repels-three-home-... In my comments I wrote: When ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Feb 25 2014 - 7:27pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Family Of 4 Lives 'Off The Grid' In The Middle Of The Desert

I'm gonna post a link to a Yahoo! Finance feature article (with pictures) on this guy, Abe Connally (34) and his wife Josie. Very inspiring late Gen-X, early Gen-Y couple with two kids who managed to homestead in the Texas desert on very ...

Discussion - Poet - Feb 20 2014 - 6:57pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

Foothill Coalition for Self Reliance

A community dedicated to the principles of sustainable living, self reliance and well being through education and collaboration. Our goals are: Developing a thriving local agriculture Revitalizing community involvement Support and use ...

Group - ckessel - Oct 18 2013 - 12:49am - 0 comments

Washington, DC Resiliency Group

An information-sharing forum to foster a resilient community in the Greater Washington, DC Region.  (agriculture, alarm system, burglary, capitol, chickens, Chris ...

Group - KatieLoovis - Oct 14 2013 - 5:00pm - 0 comments

"Symphony of the Soil" free showing, Oct 9th

Starting at 1pm on Wed, Oct 9th, will be a series of free workshops, a tour to Singing Frog Farm, and seminars, and ending the day with a showing of the new movie, "Symphony of the Soil" by the Sebastopol Grange , that all are welcome to ...

Event - FarmersWife - Oct 4 2013 - 5:22pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Peak Prosperity Book Club

This thread is for people who are interested in participating in discussions on a particular book, in a basic book club style.  PP book club proposal Dear PPers, Recently I approached Jan (westcoastjan) and asked her if she'd be ...

Discussion - HughK - Sep 24 2013 - 3:27pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Crash Course presentation in West Linn

Resiliency Organization of West Linn reviews the Crash Course by Chris Martenson 'Resilience' is the ability to easily adjust to and recover from change. Learn about global warming, stock prices, healthy food, budget deficits, ...

Event - mutschler - Sep 3 2013 - 12:58pm - 1 comment - 1 attachment

Gardening adaptation to volatile weather

I've never done this before, so I hope this is the way to do it.  I also don't know if there is some sort of protocol.  Wendy, if you're the moderator, please excuse if I'm suppose to inform you first. I thought I'd share ...

Discussion - Rob P - Jul 24 2013 - 1:31pm - 10 comments - 0 attachments

Southeast Georgia - A Group Dedicated to Creating a New Paradigm for Peak Prosperity

This group is dedicated to education and learning the most valuable things required to create a new paradigm of living for yourself (operating primarily outside of the current system of control and negative influence).  Our true strengths are in our own ...

Group - ltnp - Jul 15 2013 - 2:34pm - 0 comments

Following your technique Adam

I’d like to give you a big “THANK YOU” Adam, I got your book from Amazon and it's precisely what I needed to read at precisely the right time. Thanks very much for writing it. I expect this will be one of the top books of the decade for me. ...

Discussion - Gratidude - Aug 27 2013 - 1:30am - 6 comments - 0 attachments

Another casual get together in the Portland Suburbs

I am having a casual get together this Saturday at 2 pm at my home in West Linn. Anyone interested is welcome.  RSVP is appreciated but not required. We will discuss all things Peak and I will share my preparations, including solar hot water, ...

Event - mutschler - May 21 2013 - 5:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

solar generators

Hi all. I have some questions about solar generators and am hoping someone can help me, or at least head me in the right direction  . I would like to soend my tax refund on a solar generator. I do not have a lot of money, so need to make the best ...

Discussion - amharp - Apr 19 2013 - 9:59am - 5 comments - 0 attachments

Northwest Connecticut - Resilient Life

It is my intent to engage in meaningful discussion with folks who seek to create and live a resilient life here in the Litchfield Hills of Connecticut. Folks who subscribe to the philosophy of Peak Prosperity. It is also my hope that we can all meet on ...

Group - thebrewer - Mar 13 2013 - 2:08pm - 0 comments

Las Vegas, NV Preppers

Las Vegas Preppers is about Survival, Preparedness and Sustainable Living. Family is first and preparing for an emergency at home is just as important as home or automobile insurance. We are here to promote a positive image and will remove inappropriate ...

Group - dude59 - Mar 10 2013 - 1:05pm - 0 comments

Moving to Texas, general information

I'm from Kentucky and currently live in central Ohio.  I have family in Houston and was there for the week following hurricane Ike almost 5 years ago, and I was quite impressed with the Mayor (I think) of Houston and the county judge of Galveston ...

Discussion - DougD8046 - Mar 6 2013 - 9:35pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments

Kingman Arizona Preppers

Welcome.  This forum is to provide an anonomous place to meet like minded people.  Then take it offline if applicable.  An objective is to prepare yourself and your family in case of a currency collapse.  If you are into mathematics or statistics, then ...

Group - dolphinsrsmart - Mar 5 2013 - 6:45am - 0 comments

If you live within 250 miles of zip 64628, what resilient/sustainable actions have you taken to improve your part of the world?

What post-peak skills do you have are are you developing? Do you live without flush toilets at home? What food do you raise at home? What have you repaired yourself this past year? How do you live without public water supply? How will you ...

Discussion - NorthCentral_Mi... - Mar 2 2013 - 2:01pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments

FOR THOSE WHO WOULD LIKE A FREE DIY AQUAPONICS MANUAL

Aloha All! There are NO POSTS visible to me now, for some reason. If you've requested the manuals, please email me directly at friendlyaquaponics@gmail.com , and reference our group or Peak Prosperity, and which manual you would like to ...

Discussion - Friendly Aquaponics - Mar 1 2013 - 5:07am - 5 comments - 0 attachments

"Forgotten" Wisdom

Let's collect it here!  What useful things have you learned from your elders, your childhood, and the stories of others?  In another group, user ptwisewoman wrote: [My elderly mother] grew up on a subsistence farm in this area and has ...

Group - Amanda Witman - Feb 28 2013 - 9:52am - 0 comments