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The Storms Keep Coming: Here’s How to Make Our Cities Safer From Floods

Within hours of Hurricane Florence making landfall in September, cities and towns along the Carolina coast were already submerged beneath more than 10 feet of stormwater, and  that was only the beginning . Four days of wind and rain were still to ...

Discussion - Barry Stiles - Nov 13 2018 - 1:45pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Big Island Meetup?

Anyone on the Big Island interested in having a meet up to share ideas, have a pot luck, etc.?  I live in Puna but would be willing to go anywhere onthe island.   Rob Hey Rob Hey Rob, Im not actually living on the island yet but ...

Discussion - Bleep - Oct 9 2018 - 5:16pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments

Is Anybody Out There?

Hello Anyone, Are you there? I recently moved to Ventura County, and I'm curious to know if there are any like-minded souls in the vicinity. Thanks, Rusty Morrison (community, Peak Prosperity, resilience) Hello Anyone,Are ...

Discussion - RustyMorr - Oct 3 2018 - 9:56pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Eastern Iowa

(agriculture, community, energy, Federal Reserve, gardening, gardening, food production, gold, home defense, local, local food, money, Peak Prosperity, precious metals, ...

Group - Vortx - May 14 2018 - 7:59pm - 0 comments

Eastern Montana Peak Prosperty

(chickens, community, energy, gardening, gardening, food production, home defense, local, Peak Prosperity, permaculture, precious metals, resilience, security, Skills ...

Group - lambertad - Feb 24 2018 - 10:58pm - 0 comments

Help People Conserve Energy in their Homes- Become a HERS Rater!

Build resilience in your own life by diversifying your income streams and help others build resilience in their lives by conserving energy in their homes. If you are looking for a new career and thinking about how set up your life with more authenticity ...

Event - yagasjai - Jul 31 2017 - 6:21am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Transforming Towards Resilience

This next contribution in our new  Resilience Spotlight series, featuring stories from Peak Prosperity readers, comes from reader A.S. It's a story of transforming your life to align better with your values. Six years ago I was ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Apr 30 2017 - 10:34am - 6 comments - 0 attachments

Call For Stories

Our new Resilience Spotlight series of real stories from PeakProsperity.com readers has received a lot of interest and praise so far. Surfacing models (of both success and failure) is one of the best ways to learn from each other. So far, ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Apr 25 2017 - 9:32am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Introducing Resilience Spotlight

If you've read our book Prosper! , you're familiar with the chapter in the book where we surface personal stories from PeakProsperity.com readers. These stories summarize the successes real folks have achieved in re-designing their ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Mar 4 2017 - 11:43am - 3 comments - 0 attachments

Resilience Spotlight

To educate and inspire others to live more resiliently by sharing our own personal experiences and lessons learned (resilience) To educate and inspire others to ...

Group - Adam Taggart - Mar 4 2017 - 11:36am - 0 comments

Moving the Needle: Examining Extreme Poverty in Conflict States

For seven years, as an active-duty officer in the U.S. military, I witnessed the realities and consequences of extreme poverty. I learned how it can fuel and accelerate the growth of extremism, how extremist groups prey on the poorest people in our ...

Discussion - Daniel Myatt - Nov 3 2016 - 11:04am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Brown County Prosperity Group

We wish to connect to those who are concerned with the detrimental changes taking place in society. We are not religious wild eyed conspiracy theorists but we do believe there is a massive conspiracy for control taking place in every area of society. It ...

Group - FatherofThunder... - Sep 20 2016 - 4:00pm - 0 comments

Are you an active member here interested in expanding your community?

Yes 100% (4 votes) No 0% (0 votes) Total votes: 4 Not sure what is meant... ... I'm not sure what is meant by "expand your community".  Do you mean expand the ...

Poll - nate2051 - Jun 8 2016 - 3:38am - 5 comments

The importance of a strong community

My name is Gabor originally from Hungary, now living in Western MA, USA, and this post is about the importance of community, what I’ve learned in my efforts to build and add to my community, and seeks to open a dialog about what we really mean by ...

Discussion - Gaborzol - Jun 1 2016 - 4:46pm - 60 comments - 0 attachments

Tell Your Story, Be In Our New Book

As many of you know, Chris & I are writing a new book. Titled Prosper! , the book focuses on the importance of developing resilience, and offers guidance on how to do so at the personal level. Where Chris' previous book, The Crash ...

Discussion - Adam Taggart - Jun 25 2015 - 7:16pm - 12 comments - 0 attachments

Hard Work Up In Vermont/Rewarding Experiences

Hi folks, While these days of prepping, or the long months and years of having hints about a grim future can sometime get us down, I just wanted to share the experience I had yesterday and how rewarding it was.  I am of a mind that society can and ...

Discussion - Jbarney - Mar 15 2015 - 6:54am - 2 comments - 0 attachments

Geoff Lawton's 2015 Online Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Course

I am currently in my second week of taking Geoff Lawton's online PDC, and it is literally blowing my mind so far.  This is not my first exposure to a PDC -- I took an on-site one locally in 2012, and it was definitely a valuable experience.  But ...

Discussion - Christopher H - Feb 18 2015 - 10:26am - 11 comments - 0 attachments

A Real Life Hobo's Every Day Kit

Over on Reddit, user /u/Huckstah posted a series of pictures on Imgur showing their every day carry (everything they own in a backpack and sleeping bag). This is the distilled result of ten years of trainhopping and hitchhiking across the United States. ...

Discussion - Poet - Feb 16 2015 - 5:48am - 5 comments - 0 attachments

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