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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

March 24, 2018 Anna 0

I have a pretty general library of how-to books including several sewing books plus numerous sewing patterns each of which contains instructions for that pattern.My collection of cookbooks include a lot published prior to 1950. For scratch cooking t…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

March 24, 2018 Anna 0

I have a pretty general library of how-to books including several sewing books plus numerous sewing patterns each of which contains instructions for that pattern.My collection of cookbooks include a lot published prior to 1950. For scratch cooking t…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

March 24, 2018 Anna 0

I have a pretty general library of how-to books including several sewing books plus numerous sewing patterns each of which contains instructions for that pattern.My collection of cookbooks include a lot published prior to 1950. For scratch cooking t…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

March 1, 2018 angie_nrs 0

Ah well, if you have a beer making book, you’re all set! I just KNOW that’s what DH would say. I do what Mike does and I pick up cheap books at garage sales, thrift stores, and library sales for pennies on the dollar. Most of the time I don’t spe…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

March 1, 2018 NJMike 0

I typically hit a weekend long large rummage sale twice a year and always come away with at least 1 shopping bag of books. My preferences are old books, such as those with lots of text and line art that would not be on a coffee table for show. Here’s…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

March 1, 2018 Tirec 0

The ones with an * would be my primary. I have dozens more electronically, but that requires electricity and access to the device. I have some of these in electronic form as well. With these, I just need my glasses and light. * A Sense Of SurvivalJ…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

March 1, 2018 IceFire 0

Let’s see…I have books on: (Not a list of the books, just the TOPICS covered–sorry it’s long…I have 5 bookcases full)BreadmakingCooking (various types, methods, etc.CanningDehydratingCheesemakingFarming/GardeningHerbal medicineAnatomyBasic Countr…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

February 28, 2018 HVACR 0

You might want to add some books on basic carpentry (for sure), maybe even some plumbing and electrical basics as well. Books on basic tool making and metal forging might prove useful.I am a mechanical contractor by trade. I also own several rentals. …

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

February 28, 2018 Ozarks_1 0

I’ve got the same types of books except for the canning (we dehydrate instead).You might want to add some books on basic carpentry (for sure), maybe even some plumbing and electrical basics as well. Books on basic tool making and metal forging might p…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

February 28, 2018 Ozarks_1 0

I’ve got the same types of books except for the canning (we dehydrate instead).You might want to add some books on basic carpentry (for sure), maybe even some plumbing and electrical basics as well. Books on basic tool making and metal forging might p…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

February 28, 2018 rickdun 0

I also have the physicians desk reference (PDR), military books on medical, chemical warfare, biological warfare, setting traps, cold weather/jungle survival. A good book is the Survival Medicine handbook by Dr. Bones and nurse Amy. I have books on he…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Your Book Library

February 28, 2018 rickdun 0

I also have the physicians desk reference (PDR), military books on medical, chemical warfare, biological warfare, setting traps, cold weather/jungle survival. A good book is the Survival Medicine handbook by Dr. Bones and nurse Amy. I have books on he…

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General Family Preparedness • Your Book Library

February 28, 2018 HVACR 0

I was wanting to know what books you have in your prepper Library? Is there a list of have to have books anywhere?I have many canning books, Gardening bug ID book, General Gardening book, first aid book, and a beer making book, also a fruit tree book…

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Dog Food Recall

February 22, 2018 IceFire 0

This kind of thing (and the regularity with which it’s happening now) makes a REALLY good case for making your own dog food. It takes a bit of time, but it’s EASY, inexpensive, and NO artificial ingredients, chemicals, or other "nasties"Stat…