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- Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:58 pm
- Forum: How are you preparing
- Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
- Replies: 530
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Getting all four tyres replaced on my faithful old car. I’m also saving water and starting a small vegetable and herbal medicine garden.
- Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:04 pm
- Forum: Finance
- Topic: Gold content of jewellery and scrap gold
- Replies: 9
- Views: 9008
There are several YouTube entries about separating gold from base metal using acid and hydrogen peroxide and using borax to decrease the melting point of gold so you can melt it using a Bunsen Burner (or something like it). Of course only do this if you are knowledgeable with this sort of thing and ...
Great water rationing Mighty! Inspiring stuff. I wish my hubby got into the prepping way a bit more you’re lucky your spouse is into it! During a water outage recently we managed with our small store of rainwater to flush the loo and small supply of water. It’s really alarming how quickly the shops ...
- Wed Aug 30, 2017 8:34 pm
- Forum: Homes and Retreats
- Topic: Keeping warm without power
- Replies: 42
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I've got a couple of huge woolly jumpers and scarves that save the day. One interesting thing: a few years ago I was attending a Herbal Medicine workshop in Autumn. I was cold all day. My tutor gave me Angelica tincture. Half an hour later I was taking my jumper OFF as I was too hot! Works a treat.
- Tue Aug 15, 2017 11:15 am
- Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
- Topic: Went down the allotment today
- Replies: 23
- Views: 7125
You guys are really inspiring! I'm helping a neighbour who is too busy to do much himself at the mo. Plenty of rhubarb, some raspberries, dwarf beans. Ripped out the old woody sprouting broccoli as it had gone to rack and ruin. Plenty of plums, blackberries. Swap for Bramleys and pears from a neighb...