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by izzy_mack
Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:11 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: new member
Replies: 10
Views: 501

Re: new member

welcome to the forum
by izzy_mack
Fri Jan 01, 2021 3:08 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Garage Freezer: Beware
Replies: 5
Views: 389

Re: Garage Freezer: Beware

I love this site, you learn something new all the time, I didn't know about this problem. I have kept a large chest freezer in garage or shed for years and haven't had a problem but as my current freezer is getting on a bit, i'll keep a close eye, thankyou
by izzy_mack
Sun Dec 27, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 1083
Views: 95338

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

chopping kindlers, I like to have an absolute minimum of a months worth ready chopped, i usually keep this up by chopping a few most days but with xmas and all i've been a bit lax with this sort of job. Also gave a box to a relative so stores much depleted. Once my back has recovered, planning to ti...
by izzy_mack
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: What do you value most?
Replies: 35
Views: 2173

Re: What do you value most?

Given that we are probably a fairly representative sample and tea seems to be the main "must have" perhaps if anyone is laying aside extra preps for bartering, tea would be a wise choice.
by izzy_mack
Mon Nov 30, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: What do you value most?
Replies: 35
Views: 2173

Re: What do you value most?

Tea. I can face most things as long I have a cuppa in my hand. A world without tea doesn't bear thinking about. :lol:
by izzy_mack
Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hi from Yorkshire
Replies: 9
Views: 552

Re: Hi from Yorkshire

Being cautious is no bad thing - but that long !! Glad you've decided we're ok, welcome, look forwards to hearing more from you.
by izzy_mack
Thu Nov 19, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 1083
Views: 95338

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Just come out of a power cut from 11pm yesterday till 10.30 this morning, good chance to test preps for such an eventuality. Unfortunately I was in bed and the wood burner was out so no kettle on top of hot water but I have a calor gas cooker from a caravan which was scrapped. It has 2 rings, a tiny...
by izzy_mack
Sat Oct 24, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: What reasons do people have for prepping?
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: What reasons do people have for prepping?

Welcome from another freak from the highlands. I too spend more time considering family needs rather than my own. I too have a phone which requires no electricity, although my using one does. ( no mobile reception here). I have batteries, candles, torches , paraffin lamps, windup radio/torch etc etc...
by izzy_mack
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hi from west, Central Scotland
Replies: 5
Views: 744

Re: Hi from west, Central Scotland

welcome to the forum. Hope you find it useful and enjoy our company.
by izzy_mack
Thu Sep 24, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Greetings Everyone
Replies: 9
Views: 1039

Re: Greetings Everyone

Sounds like you have the first requirement of a good prepper - common sense! Welcome to the site, I hope you enjoy our company and find it useful.