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Sorry for your sad loss of your partner Skillman. Fact is prepping to maintain our health is the number one thing we can do and still you can be struck down . We are more likely to use our storage food , and money put away for a rainy day on realistic circumstance such as a health issue or loss of a...
I am so pleased with my dogs instincts to keep us safe, though I have to watch as it has proven she will go after people , other dogs, will take on wildlife and removed a black bear from my chicken coop last night . So I do have to watch that I am not careless thinking she will be okay with people ,...
Miracle Valley is tucked in behind Hatzic Valley on the north side of the Fraser River east of Mission . Its a small little slice of heaven I share with cougar and bear ( mostly the bear ). It is rather rich in more self reliant sort of folks , an ecclectic mix of organic homesteaders and drug affil...
- Wed Jul 05, 2017 3:35 am
- Forum: General Discussions
- Topic: The Ethics of Survival
- Replies: 6
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I would think that I would gladly hand a stranger keys to a vehicle if they could drive it to safety and they needed it for their family, to be returned after the event and I would be understanding if someone knowing we had extra vehicles 'liberated' one or a container of gas we were not using and d...
Still kicking in Miracle valley, B.C. but spend more time on Survival Board because I have a good friend on it I know from my former career so we compare notes . Like others I have gardens and outdoor improvement projects on the go in summer .
Does anyone know the liability issues with posting warning signs about dogs . Mine is primarily for protecting us from bears but ripped a coat on a surprise visit by the jehovah witness and I have asked them not to return without calling first because the dog is over boisterous and 100 lbs now. Ther...
- Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:29 am
- Forum: Gardening and agriculture
- Topic: What fruit are you growing
- Replies: 25
- Views: 1367
BC zone 7B I have young trees planted this last year, multiple pears, apples, cherries, asian pears, figs, persimmon and plum . I am hoping my olives survived the winter in the green house in pots to plant out in the coming year, even if they are not fruit. I have blueberries, gooseberries, raspberr...
- Thu Jan 05, 2017 9:32 pm
- Forum: Health
- Topic: Leaving the Hospital... Epiphany
- Replies: 13
- Views: 680
I managed to learn these lessons the hard way a few times, including waiting 6 days for my appendix to burst , ripping a knee apart and getting trampled by a horse . You need other people , not lazy , nor fair weather types, genuine good neighbours, friends and family and you need to step up and do ...
- Sun Nov 06, 2016 8:11 am
- Forum: Security and Defense
- Topic: Burglar Alarm System - What Do You Have?
- Replies: 23
- Views: 1310
I have ADT monitoring, all the windows and doors alarmed on two floors, interior motion sensors , exterior motion sensors that alarm and some exterior motion sensors that only turn on lights . In addition I have added more motion detecting lights and layers of fencing of zones and perimeter fenced w...