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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
- 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
- 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
- Relocating - need advice on how to evaluate land
Does anyone have recommendations for books or tips on how to evaluate land for potential permaculture? We are going to be moving to the Northeast next year but not sure yet which state. I really like southern New Hampshire because it looks like the ...
Discussion - rayne - Oct 29 2013 - 12:33pm - 11 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- The Survival Podcast
I'm not sure if you guys listen to The Survival Podcast, but if you don't, it's a great way to get quite an education in preparedness. Jack Spirko is up to 1173 quality episodes. I was on a few days ago if anyone wants to listen. ...
Discussion - Phil Williams - Jul 26 2013 - 6:20pm - 1 comment - 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 - 12:21pm - 9 comments - 0 attachments
- 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
- Establishing A Food Forest: Inspiring, Enlightening, Amazing! Watch This Online
Inspiring, enlightening, and amazing! Watch the film on-line. Establishing A Food Forest " Learn how to establish your own Food Forest with International Permaculture teacher Geoff Lawton as he takes you through the essential stages of ...
Discussion - Poet - Jun 15 2013 - 12:18pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- 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 - 12:08pm - 52 comments - 0 attachments
- Perennial vegetables - Adding to resiliency
One of the things we have been working on over the past year is to increase the number of perennial vegetables that we are growing. I got interested in perennial vegetables about three years ago and have been adding to our garden each year. I ...
Discussion - Lnorris - May 25 2013 - 12:09pm - 15 comments - 0 attachments