Results for resilience
- 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 - 4 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
- 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