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Pandemic Preparedness • Re: Swine flu in Korea

January 30, 2018 IceFire 0

ReadyMom wrote:Three children and one adult have died from the flu, the health organization said.Given that it’s NOKO, I’m surprised the death toll isn’t MORE than that!Given that it’s NOKO, it undoubtedly IS more than that….they’re just not reporti…

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Physical Fitness • Re: How do you stay fit??

January 30, 2018 IceFire 0

musketjim wrote:I …I gradually transition to longer runs starting in Oct. because I have a 100 mile race I do every Feb. pulling a sled thru frozen Alaska.Iditarod?Statistics: Posted by IceFire — Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:55 pm

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Introduce Yourself • Re: A hello

January 27, 2018 IceFire 0

Welcome from SE Arizona, singlepole. We’ll overlook the fact that you’re a Canadian, LOL! Actually, we have several members here from countries OTHER than the US, including Canadians. It helps give us perspective, since people in other countries have…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 IceFire 0

Cadit wrote:A lot of people don’t know this, but corn cobs were also used back then for that as well. But there is a process you must do to be able to use them. Or I guess, one could man up and do the ruff & ready style.LOLAnd THAT, people, is wh…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 24, 2018 IceFire 0

I have an e-reader–actually, I have TWO, and I NEVER use them! In fact, I don’t even know where one of them is (probably in a box somewhere, from the move over 2 years ago.) I TRIED using them, even put a couple of books on them, but I find that I MU…

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Books • Re: No books to read

January 22, 2018 IceFire 0

Not really a "prepper" type book (only marginally–more a "cautionary story about how a country can be lulled into complacency, and the consequences), but I just finished reading "Unprepared" by D.A. Ramsey and Jim Rush, publi…

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Books • Re: No books to read

January 22, 2018 IceFire 0

Not really a "prepper" type book (only marginally–more a "cautionary story about how a country can be lulled into complacency, and the consequences), but I just finished reading "Unprepared" by D.A. Ramsey and Jim Rush, publi…

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Medical Experts • Re: POTASSIUM IODIDE TABLETS

January 19, 2018 IceFire 0

I bought a rad detector and Iosat tablets when we lived in PA and too close to a nuke plant for my liking, given wind direction. And yes, I keep mine in the freezer to extend the shelf life.Where we live now, we are several hundred miles to the south …

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Urban/Suburban Survival • Re: What would you do first?

January 16, 2018 IceFire 0

We went in together with our oldest on some acreage in a more rural area and moved from our place in town (can’t sell it at this point, so we’re renting it out to cover the majority of the mortgage payment.And yes, building the place up, with animal h…

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DIY and How-To • Re: Re-Purposing Small Containers

January 14, 2018 IceFire 0

I use the containers that the Crystal Light tubes come in for storing seeds–I don’t have to worry about seed packets getting wet, especially when I take them out to the garden to plant. We also wash out and save ice cream containers for storing nails…

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DIY and How-To • Re: Re-Purposing Small Containers

January 14, 2018 IceFire 0

I use the containers that the Crystal Light tubes come in for storing seeds–I don’t have to worry about seed packets getting wet, especially when I take them out to the garden to plant. We also wash out and save ice cream containers for storing nails…

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Suggestions • Re: Suggestion.. Bartering?

January 13, 2018 IceFire 0

The best way to prepare for that is to get your barter networks set up NOW, rather than waiting until AFTER the excrement hits the oscillating device. We’ve already got a barter network started in my area, and are always looking to expand it.Statistic…

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Re: Please Help by posting forum errors here.

January 13, 2018 IceFire 0

Straydog wrote:IceFire wrote:Sounds like the workflow that routes the Ps is stalled or "broken". That, or the repository that holds them is full, or has run out of data points. ight need to check with the hosting service as to the problem. (…

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Re: Please Help by posting forum errors here.

January 12, 2018 IceFire 0

Sounds like the workflow that routes the Ps is stalled or "broken". That, or the repository that holds them is full, or has run out of data points. ight need to check with the hosting service as to the problem. (Sorry…SharePoint developer/…

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Introduce Yourself • Re: Hey, from NE Arkansas

January 10, 2018 IceFire 0

Depends on which one of us you mean! If it’s me, I’ve been at it for decades. When we were bouncing all over the world it was hard to do much more than food/water and some of the other basics, but now that we’ve finally gotten settled on our "hom…