Results for resilience
- If you want to help in a great global environmental project
I have recently been inspired by the activities of whatifwechange.org, which encourages people interested in investing and/or donating money in an international project that helps indigenous groups living in degraded land to understand the damage they ...
Discussion - Liz Connor - Jan 17 2015 - 10:52pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Expats and the Uprooted
This group is for the uprooted, the expatriots, the unemployed, single or homeless and for those who would help us in our efforts to become resilient. All of us will have to face the realities of failing markets at the same time, but we are not all ...
Group - Pinkie B - Dec 28 2014 - 11:17pm - 0 comments
- Village Building Convergence
The Village Building Convergence is an annual collaboration and cross pollination of neighbors, groups and civic partnerships to transform our town through village life patterns and educational placemaking projects. This culminates in a 10-day fall ...
Event - suziegruber - Sep 10 2014 - 2:59pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- interview with James Rickards; sept 2014
Dear all, I don’t know at all whether it is a good idea to post he following hint to a recent interview with James Rickards on the show “Money Morning” apparently from September 2014. But an internet forum is for discussing controversial topics. ...
Discussion - Arthur2014 - Sep 9 2014 - 1:37pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments
- Malaysia Peak Prosperity
To share, support and inspire our profound experiences for like minded individuals. (agriculture, Chris Martenson, community, energy, event, farming, food, food ...
Group - Ian Siow - Jul 20 2014 - 1:07pm - 0 comments
- Peak Prosperity in the Mitten
We invite preparedness-minded people in Michigan to join us for discussion and sharing. We seek to apply Peak Prosperity principles, news and information to our region. Let's see what happens and where interested families can work together in ...
Group - Jodi Stanley - Jun 29 2014 - 8:51pm - 0 comments
- Herbal Medicine Making Class - Sunday, May 18th
Please join me on Sunday, May 18th from 12noon until 4pm when I will be teaching the basics of traditional herbal medicine making, including how to make a tincture, an infused oil, and a salve. We will meet at a home about 10 minutes west of ...
Event - suziegruber - Apr 9 2014 - 11:01pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments
- Support CRC and get a cubic yard of free compost
HI all, I wanted to give a shout out to Daily Acts Community Resiliciency Challenge coming up in May. You can go here and register your planned action (from a choice of dozens) http://www.dailyacts.org/crc Once you register, you can print ...
Discussion - greendoc - Apr 8 2014 - 10:18pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Anyone have a burning question/issue for the Resilency Workshop?
Hello all, I am attending the three day workshop ( http://transitionus.org/aoh/ca ) over the weekend. "The Art of Participatory Leadership is an intensive 3-day event where you will experience and practice a set of simple yet powerful ...
Discussion - greendoc - Mar 5 2014 - 2:24pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments
- 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 - 11:19am - 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 - 7:54pm - 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 11 2014 - 11:05pm - 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 - 2:22pm - 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 - 11:33am - 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 - dbperry7 - 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
- 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
- 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 - 2:27pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments