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- Workshop on Starting a Home Stay/Farm Stay Business
Hi everyone, Here's an interesting wokshop I came across. --Suzie Workshop on Starting a Home Stay/Farm Stay business Live in Sebastopol and have an extra room to rent to travelers? Considering a farm stay business at your home ...
Discussion - suziegruber - Feb 15 2014 - 12:19pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Guild Raising at Sebastopol Grange
Here is the link to an event at the Sebastopol Grange called "Guild Raising" www.farmersguild.org/guild-raising-2014.html It sounds like there might be an opportunity for Peak Prosperity (and/or members who want to interact with ...
Event - LeanneBaker - Feb 8 2014 - 2:48am - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Feb 15 - Intro to Beekeeping at the Grange
Hi everyone, I just learned that the owner of Beekind here in Sebastopol will be teaching an introduction to beekeeping on Saturday, February 15th from 9am until noon at the Sebastopol Grange on Highway 12. The class is free and you can RSVP at ...
Discussion - suziegruber - Jan 25 2014 - 1:08am - 4 comments - 0 attachments
- Upsizing, rather than Downsizing
Hello everyone. I have been reading for several years on this and other boards, and agree with the general consensus, that with our collective uncertain futures, most of us will have to downsize our homes and lifestyles, be happy with more modest ...
Discussion - jw4994 - Jan 24 2014 - 8:54pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments
- West County Community Seed Exchange - Jan 25th
Hi everyone, When we met on Saturday, we talked about seed saving and exchange. I discovered that the West County Community Seed Exchange in just outside downtown Sebastopol will be open on January 25th from 9am until 11am. Here's the link ...
Discussion - suziegruber - Jan 19 2014 - 11:31pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Festival of Conscious Parenting - Santa Rosa - June 2014
Hi everyone, I want to let you know about another great, local community event coming up in Santa Rosa June 21 - 23. It's the Festival of Conscious Parenting . This event is being organized by a team including the owner of Many Rivers ...
Discussion - suziegruber - Jan 12 2014 - 12:05am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- The Theory of Anyway
During our conversation at Taylor Maid this morning, I mentioned an old article by Sharon Astyk entitled "The Theory of Anyway." This article describes how the majority of resilience building activities are things we would do anyway ...
Discussion - suziegruber - Dec 24 2013 - 3:22pm - 12 comments - 0 attachments
- Opportunities to invest locally?
I just read Adam's fantastic article on the wisdom of looking like an idiot. This section got me wondering: Scout out locally-based hard-asset investments for the future - Once this bubble pops, higher interest rates and lower prices ...
Discussion - kevinoman0221 - Dec 9 2013 - 8:17pm - 39 comments - 0 attachments
- Shall we kick things off?
I've just joined this site today, but I'm very interested in a careful, well-thought-out approach to the future. I'd be glad to meet in Pineville some weekend to chat. -Jorah Spring Thank you for accepting me to the group. ...
Discussion - JorahMoss - Nov 29 2013 - 7:06pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments
- Interested in group food storage meetups?
Anyone here interested in meeting up to do some group food storage? Two things come to mind for me: Long term storage along the lines of sealing rice, beans, etc, into mylar bags with oxygen absorbers. Canning - Maybe even swapping where ...
Discussion - kevinoman0221 - Oct 29 2013 - 6:25pm - 9 comments - 0 attachments
- Community As Process
Members may be interested in a new blog by Tom Harriman addressing the challenges confronting Americans as conditions deteriorate. He apparently expects things to get much worse, and he's asking for feedback for a book he is writing. The focus ...
Discussion - dbperry4 - Oct 20 2013 - 7:01pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Harvest Festival at Indigeny Reserve, Sonora California
Enjoy a real Community Harvest Festival, this Saturday, October 19th from 1:00 until 5:00 pm. Visit our FoCuS booth and check out our new potato harvester and take home some of our newly harvested organic potatoes. Event includes activities for all ...
Event - ckessel - Oct 18 2013 - 1:14am - 0 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
- Nicole Foss of the Automatic Earth to speak in Portland Thursday, October 10th
Nicole Foss has been my friend for several years, and when she has an opportunity to visit in Portland I usually try to set up an event where she can give a presentation. In case you've never heard of her, she's a big-picture thinker who ...
Event - rototillerman - Sep 28 2013 - 11:15am - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- South Charlotte NC
We are interested in starting a group with like minded people and meeting occasionally to share ideas and resources as we learn how to live a more resilient life together. ...
Group - jberryhill - Sep 16 2013 - 11:17am - 0 comments
- SW Ohio / SE Indiana / N Kentucky
A support group for Peak Prosperity members located in or interested in SW Ohio / SE Indiana / N Kentucky. With abundant water, farmland, modest population and moderate population, This area may be one of the best locations to end up in. ...
Group - Coster - Sep 3 2013 - 2:17pm - 0 comments
- 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
- Coping with income transition to your authentic career
Note: This is a long-winded answer to Gemel's income reduction question in the thread "Following your technique Adam". I thought this subject deserved it's own discussion since it is perhaps the most challenging aspect of the ...
Discussion - Gratidude - Aug 31 2013 - 4:13pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments