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Having a small doomstead

April 1, 2012

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We live in town in a small city, a 3 bedroom house with one bathroom on a 100 x 55′ lot. Don’t tell me move, I would if I could. We presently have myself, the Mrs., our soon to be 18 year old daughter and our 4 four-footed children. It’s a nice house built in […]

Animules

April 1, 2012

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Those of you who are prepping for the Fit to hit the Shan, do you have pets? Me and the wife have 4 cats and hopefully maybe a dog or two to come. They are a part of our life – there day and night. Like family they can piss you off, but they also […]

Before rebuild comes …

April 1, 2012

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(This post assumes that the world I live in now will disappear and the new world is very different.) Those of us planning to ‘bug in’ in the city really have a nice conundrum in our hands (and heads.) Because we know that single people don’t love long (in the wild or the city) those […]

The New ‘Murica

April 1, 2012

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My hope is to be a part of the rebuild of the new ‘old’ America where your income is based on what you produce – all transactions are based on actual production .. service/debt based economy get behind us! Barter will be the heart of the system. A person getting ‘rich’ (having an excess of […]

What will you miss?

April 1, 2012

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Lately I’ve found a number of TEOWAWKI posts interesting but one subject has me intrigued beyond the others (well one other..) and that’s, what will I miss? (Based on my interpretation of how the STHF will go down, see ‘not with a bang but a …‘) In no specific order (some are pretty equal to […]

Not with a bang, but a ….

April 1, 2012

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First let me open with my poison of choice: economic breakdown of Uncle Sam. I believe that the economy we used to have is gone, it’s ghoul is still hanging around but not for long. I have some short-term preps for an emergency (hurricane, tornado, riots etc.) but mainly I ‘foresee’ a time coming soon […]