The Survival Template by John Heatherly

The Survival Template by John Heatherly

April 14, 2017 admin 0

The Survival Template by John HeatherlyFrom The Archives: 2015 One of the first survival books I ever read when I was an early teen stated that survival in the wilderness was 80% attitude and 20% skill and knowledge. It went on in detail about how to build a shelter in the woods, track game for…

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Using MLS to look for land.

Using MLS to look for land.

April 13, 2017 admin 0

Using MLS to look for land.From The Archives: 2008 It is on days like this, where the snow is half a foot thick, that I wonder why I’m in British Columbia. A long growing season is a major factor in finding land, if you not limiting yourself to where your looking. British Columbia has the…

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What is SEED?

What is SEED?

April 12, 2017 admin 0

What is SEED?From The Archives: 2003 The first question people ask about SEED is common ownership of the land, and sharing of incomes etc. When we answer , they ask us why we call ourselves a commune. Here is the answer …  Most communes are income-sharing communities, SEED is not. The best…

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What it means to be a Libertarian-Prepper

April 11, 2017 admin 0

From The Archives: 2013 FEUDALISM: You have two cows. Your lord takes some of the milk. PURE SOCIALISM: You have two cows. The government takes them and puts them in a barn with everyone else’s cows. You have to take care of all of the cows. The government gives you…

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What you are about to watch is a nightmare

April 6, 2017 admin 0

From The Archives: 2013 “What you are about to watch is a nightmare. It is not meant to be prophetic, it need not happen, it’s the fervent and urgent prayer of all men of good will that it shall never happen. But in this place, in this moment, it does…

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Why I left the left

April 6, 2017 admin 0

Why I left the leftFrom The Archives: 2008 I’ve been doing some soul searching, and challenging my own beliefs for awhile now. It is this habit that I have had, a mode of self-doubt, that allowed me to not only leave the church, and boldly attest to being a ‘born-again atheist’ (pun intended), as…

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Wood Stoves (Part 2)

April 3, 2017 admin 0

Originally posted 2016-06-24 12:06:00. From The Archives: 2013 You ever notice that if you lite a candle in a cold room that candle isn’t enough to heat up the entire room? I know that sounds kinda obvious, but it is something to remember when buying a wood stove. A single…

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After the Olympics

April 1, 2017 admin 0

Originally posted 2016-06-10 14:05:00. From The Archives: 2010-03-10 09:55:08 Well, some how we managed to survive the Vancouver Winter Olympics of 2010, which I was hoping to completely avoid by moving back east before it started, well the move is still coming. When this event was first announced I was…

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DIY Horse Supplies

March 31, 2017 admin 0

Originally posted 2016-05-23 16:00:00. FROM THE ARCHIVES: 2015 Talk in this house has increased on the subject of the farm, and all the things related to it. Although it is not high on our priorities, the desire to have a couple of horses on the farm is a very hopeful…

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A mini interview with the author of gpredict

March 28, 2017 admin 0

FROM THE ARCHIVES: 2014 Alexandru Csete, also known as OZ9AEC is a physicist from the University of Aarhus, and works as in the European space industry, and a holder of a CEPT Cat. 1 amateur radio certificate since 1991. He is also the author of gpredict which I have mention…

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Christmas ’04

December 23, 2016 admin 0

FROM THE ARCHIVES: 2004 ‘Twas the night after Christmas, and all through the house. Not a creature was stirring, except for Wolfe’s Mouse; The stockings were empty and tossed the without care, In hopes that Nicoli would lay in his lair; The children were nestled all snug in their beds,…

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Investments For Preppers Part 1

October 17, 2016 admin 0

Investments For Preppers 2016-03-20 16:00:33 Introduction:   Before I begin this post, I need to clarify two things. First, I am not a stock broker, I am an information broker, and there is a huge difference. Stock brokers deal with trade-able certificates of shares in public companies, Information Brokers deal…

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The Canadian Sub-Prime Mortgage Crisis

September 23, 2016 admin 0

The Canadian Sub-Prime Mortgage CrisisFrom The Archives: 2008 If you do not have the ability to come up with 5% down on your homestead by October 15th 2008, start looking for junk land instead right now. And if your credit rating is zero or worse, you’d better move even faster. The Canadian government in…

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The Invisible Killer

September 16, 2016 admin 0

From The Archives: 2014

Carbonic acid anhydride is colorless, odorless, tasteless, and kills uncounted thousands of people every year.  Most of these deaths are caused by accidental inhalation of CAA, but the dangers of carbonic acid anhydride do not  end … Read the rest

The Outdoorsman’s Workshop by Monte Burch

September 9, 2016 admin 0

From The Archives: 2015 Survival Book Review: Title: The Outdoorsman’s Workshop Author: Monte Burch ISBN: 0-87691-239-0 “Complete, step-by-step instructions in words, photographs, and diagrams for making outdoor accessories, including: Knives and sheaths Backpacks and pack frames Tents and sleeping bags Moccasins Archery equipment Doghouses and kennels Waterfowl blinds Animals calls…

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