"There are so many things you can grow in the apartment. Herbs, tomatoes and even mushrooms. Growing food indoors is surprisingly easy if you do it right. My mother grows lemons on the windowsills in the flower pots. Also we have herbs for…"
"You can grow tomatoes on a southern window or eastern windows. It is also preferable to grow small cherry or pear tomatoes, rather than larger varieties grown for slicing. These produce fruits more consistently indoors.To grow the tomato plant…"
Oh I get it, that it has all to do with worst case, When The **** Hits the Fan, and bugging out with a plan (rather than just fleeing in panic mode) needs to happen. I apologize for using the word "idiot." As a retired…"
"Again, thank you all very much. Those that recognized this had nothing to actually do with zombies, and more to do with bug-out/in situations, learning necessary skills that would aid in similar disasters like Katrina/Sandy, prepping for the…"
"If you want to really prepare look at past situations in your area or other areas. For the people trapped in New Orleans a boat was critical for exiting and 3 days supplies was not nearly enough. For floods, it is about high water marks…"
"Lots of good advice in here already, and I'll try not to repeat. Remember that it's important to have a few different plans for different scenarios. Sometimes it's absolutely necessary to bug-out, in which case you'd…"
"It is James Burke Connections #1 - The Trigger Effect
It basically showcases how we are part of a very built up social network that frankly could not function in a post every technology stops working environment.
The few people that could find…"
"I'm actually glad to have known neither of my grandfathers. They both died before I was born, which I (and my parents) consider a blessing.
My paternal grandfather immigrated from Greece in 1932 with his parents and became a blacksmith/ferrier…"
"I've been blessed to know both my immediate grandpas, but also 2 great-grandpas. All of them are men as I believe men should be: rugged, hard working, and rough around the edges, while at the same time philosophical, well spoken, and…"
""I have two tickets to the Nutcracker (or whatever) - you seem like someone who would have fun going to something like that, would you please join me on (date and time)? It'll just be you and I, I'll have you back home by…"
"1. Learn to be quiet. 2. Show respect to authority instead of rebellion.
3. Don't idolize wannabe gangsters.
4. Work your butt off. Earn your bread.
5. Exhibit adherence to your values.
6. Do what you say and say what you mean.