Quick Takes: Turkish-style Coffee and Other Things

Welcome to a suitably random series of quick takes, as you can tell from the first topic.  Those who wish to read a random assortment of things about yours truly are encouraged to continue.   964 more words


Heresy! I Am Not Prepping For The End Of The World...

This was part of a comment that i posted on another blog and thought it would be useful to share it with you here. It provides a bit of insight into my perspective on prepping and what I am prepping for…and what I am not: 260 more words

Being Prepared

World's climate could cool first, warm later

Date of prediction: 2009-09-04

»Latif predicted that in the next few years a natural cooling trend would dominate over warming caused by humans. The cooling would be down to cyclical changes to ocean currents and temperatures in the North Atlantic, a feature known as the North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO).

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Zombie apocalypse fiction – Ruth’s Story #187 Travelling North & Night at Warm Beach #TEOTWAWKI #SHTF #WROL

After the lunch break, we continue our travel north taking the back roads. Our faithful dump truck snow plow, leads the way crushing aside any cars left in the road. 862 more words

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Zombie apocalypse fiction – Ruth’s Story #186 First Day After Leaving Kayak Point #TEOTWAWKI #SHTF #WROL

Leaving Kayak Point driving north, everyone in my truck is in a somber mood. We pass a lake, ringed once with nice houses; all of them are ruined, many gutted by fire. 975 more words

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Survival Bug Out Bags

In some cases it can be necessary to initiate an emergency survival bug out plan. The first step in any good bug out plan is to plan out and assemble a… 1,500 more words


Zombie apocalypse fiction – Ruth’s Story #185 First Night at Robert’s Place #TEOTWAWKI #SHTF #WROL

Word is quietly passed that lunch is ready. No clanging triangles here because it attracts too much attention of the wrong sort. We all filter in through the old cement plant’s service doors. 1,243 more words

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