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First Aid & Medicine • Re: Coffee ; Folgers and Maxwell House

December 11, 2017 Cin 0

I spent part of yesterday cleaning up the old roofing garbage (we agreed to haul it away to save costs). Today, a friend gave me 100 pounds of beef – they’d butchered two cows last year, and since it’s now just the two of them, they simply can’t eat …

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BOL’s and Retreats • Re: On hand supplies for TEOTWAWKI

November 28, 2017 Cin 0

I have been blessed by yard sales in our area.I have picked up hand crank kitchen appliances – meat grinders, mixers, food processors, juicers, and so on from yard sales. They are all cleaned and tucked away in my LTS, for the time I may need them. Ev…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How will people act when hungry, you ask?

November 21, 2017 Cin 0

I was already a prepper but didn’t know the term when Hurricane Andrew wiped out Homestead AFB. Some dude decided to take a semi-truck loaded with ice down to Florida to pass out. It was on the news. People were standing in line with whatever they ha…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Use It or Lose It

November 16, 2017 Cin 0

We heat with a wood stove, pretty proficient at lighting it. Husband burns trash in our fire pit weekly. He’s pretty good about getting a fire started, too. We can pump water if needed. We walk two miles daily, unless there is ice, or snow is actua…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Soap

October 29, 2017 Cin 0

Be careful how you store pool shock. I rusted the hinges on my cabinets because of the off-gassing.Instead, buy bleach tablets or bleach crystals in the grocery store, next to the bleach. Then you can make bleach as you need it. Hand sanitizer isn’t …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: DNA Test Kits

October 16, 2017 Cin 0

The companies also assured people getting DNA tests done that they would NOT use the information they gathered for medical purposes. REALLY? Because one of my relatives did get it done…and found out that our family doesn’t have the gene that marks…

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First Aid & Medicine • Re: Type II Diabetes

October 14, 2017 Cin 0

Here is a guide about Intermittent Fasting that might be useful:https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/intermittent-fasting-guide#section1I am a healthy 60 year old, but am very interested in this topic as I have a family history of Type ll Diabetes. I…