Tag Archives: Water

Thoughts about use by dates

In the UK there is a growing trend in supermarkets to ignore use by dates on everything but fresh food. Sort of makes sense to me as the EU laws force the supermarkets to throw out tons of foodstuff and … Continue reading

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Chemical Soups.

I was reading an interesting post in Mountain Republic about ‘fluorides’ water pollution in the US. Only contaminated ground water isn’t confined to that alone and what is piped to you is not only of questionable quality but also a … Continue reading

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Nuclear Foodies

Nuclear Diets after your confinement. I don’t really care how much foodstuff you have stashed away, you’re going to have to come out eventually and forage. Once out the game begins and you better get it right! The longer you … Continue reading

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Dog wanted a walk. I needed one too.

Tell me, does it get any better than this? I’ve always found water calms me and I’ve spoken of it before but today, on our new beach, it was lovely. A perfect chill out after loads of frustrating DIY work. … Continue reading

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Prepping: How Much Food is Enough (Updated for 2017)

Yawn, and another well thought out years worth of provisioning by a ‘definitive source’ crossed my reader. 600 lbs of rice was one listed item. Regular readers will already know that I’m not exactly a fan of fortress prepping (and … Continue reading

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Water Out

Within a few hours the neighborhood and then the town suffered from four major water main bursts. As luck would have it I was walking the dog, saw one, got told about the other three, and on scuttling home, we … Continue reading

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Foraging 1. The fortress preppers nightmare.

What is a fortress prepper? That’s a person whose sole mission plan is to go into lock-down and only leave their facility when the emergency is over. Thus they are totally reliant on their stores and equipment they have built … Continue reading

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