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- opportunities to invst 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 4 2013 - 5:20pm - 9 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 (community) I've just joined this site ...
Discussion - JorahMoss - Nov 29 2013 - 6:06pm - 0 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 - 5:25pm - 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 - 6:01pm - 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 - 12:14am - 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 17 2013 - 11:49pm - 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 - 4:00pm - 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 - 4:22pm - 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 - 10:15am - 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 - 10:17am - 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 - 1:17pm - 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 - 11:58am - 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 - 3:13pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- Survival Blog Down/DoS Attack Again
Good morning! I went to log-in to JW Rawles Survival Blog and I have been receiving constant errors. It appears that he is getting hammered again with Denial of Service attacks. I'll check on him again after lunch. It appears that ...
Discussion - GM_Man - Aug 26 2013 - 10:55am - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Apple Juice as a Social Lubricant
Looking for an easy way to build community and deepen your pantry at the same time? Get some apples! Last night, I successfully pulled off a little fantasy that had been running in my head for a while. Happy to say the reality lived up to my hopes. ...
Discussion - Adam Taggart - Aug 17 2013 - 4:41pm - 18 comments - 0 attachments
- Confusing Taxes with Charity: a barrier to Community
If there's one issue that defines an ideological divide in our centralized society, it's taxes. One side--claiming to be on the side of the angels because they are helping the poor and helping families--says we are not paying enough in taxes. ...
Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Aug 1 2013 - 12:37am - 36 comments - 0 attachments
- Selling your excess produce
This week I bit the bullet and applied for a stall at a farmer's market. Let me tell you why I took this step, and the process that had me choose this particular market. I will also let you know what products I want to sell. Why did I ...
Discussion - Wendy S. Delmater - Jul 30 2013 - 2:47pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments
- Building real community
So after being home for a few days, I made an alarming discovery. Our driveway slopes downhill toward our garage, and with the heavy rains all spring and summer, water has occasionally flowed into our garage. Not to the point of flooding, but certainly ...
Discussion - e4 - Jul 26 2013 - 11:21am - 9 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 - 1:34pm - 0 comments
- What seniors can reasonably do
Someone needs to start this new discussion thread, and so here goes. I'm a 68 year old who lives on an 87 acre working farm (though we call it a ranch) in Central Texas. From a preparedness standpoint, we're better off than most because we ...
Discussion - BSV - Jun 3 2013 - 11:08am - 52 comments - 0 attachments