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by jennyjj01
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Long-Term Food
Replies: 7
Views: 173

Re: Long-Term Food

Their waiting list is months long. I’ve been dithering over ordering some for months, finally went to do so a couple of weeks ago & I can expect my shipment in early JUNE! Will still have it though (same manufacturer as Mountain House apparently) I'm not doing this now. I don't have the funds. Once...
by jennyjj01
Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: So what have we learnt?
Replies: 43
Views: 1516

Re: So what have we learnt?

Family aka parents that are not in this household are hard to watch when struggling, going to increase supplies in future to factor that in slightly as room allows as have had to post some supplies as online deliveries still couldn't provide some items to them. They are in the at high risk group an...
by jennyjj01
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: So what have we learnt?
Replies: 43
Views: 1516

Re: So what have we learnt?

That it's possible for TEOTWAWKI to sneak up on us in plain site ( I consider this teotwawki to an extent: Not teotw, but certainly awki for a long time E.g a generation will head into adulthood having passed no exams ) I'm seeing a few gaps in my preps, especially short shelf life stuff like milk a...
by jennyjj01
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 253
Views: 15866

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

Well, today I got enough meat to top up our modest freezers. Went to a regular local butcher and had his last 800g of beef mince and his last leg of lamb. He will get more stock, but they and their wholesaler are out of chicken and not getting regular chicken deliveries. I did manage to get some chi...
by jennyjj01
Wed Mar 18, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Will there be food shortages in the UK?
Replies: 84
Views: 3149

Re: Will there be food shortages in the UK?

Strangely comfort foods like crisps sodas chocolate, frozen pizzas/chips and alcohol are unaffected in either store. Yes. I found that incredible. Any ideas as to why? I can understand alcohol being less affected because of relative price, but I expected much more depletion of crisps and ready meal...
by jennyjj01
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: corona virus and the safety of your home.
Replies: 23
Views: 917

Re: corona virus and the safety of your home.

All of my tools are in the shed but many household items could be adapted if need be. I have the abs attack series locks, ss312 and ts007 *** also. Something I considered: In my shed were grubbing mattock pickaxe, spade, axe, sledgehammer etc. Since the shed was locked with just two flimsy padlocks...
by jennyjj01
Tue Mar 17, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: So what have we learnt?
Replies: 43
Views: 1516

Re: So what have we learnt?

I was not trying to be ridiculous. I raised a serious question. But ok. I'll drop it.
by jennyjj01
Tue Mar 17, 2020 9:38 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: So what have we learnt?
Replies: 43
Views: 1516

Re: So what have we learnt?

People will remain in DENIAL for a very long time, regardless of the media hype and govt info / advice. And not just the sheeple, its true of some preppers. STOP CALLING PEOPLE SHEEPLE. Serious question: Are we allowed to refer to some theoretical group (by characteristic) as 'docile people'? E.G. ...
by jennyjj01
Tue Mar 17, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Corona has woke me back up....
Replies: 5
Views: 455

Re: Corona has woke me back up....

Gonna float some supermarkets tomorrow and pick up some bit. (not loo roll tho) hahaha I'm Back and I'm determined... PLEASE DON'T BE TOO LATE!! :tinfoil :tinfoil :tinfoil You might just need to be creative and compromise. Buy 2nd line products from stores you seldom visit. E.g. kitchen roll from f...
by jennyjj01
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: corona virus and the safety of your home.
Replies: 23
Views: 917

Re: corona virus and the safety of your home.

Yes, Yes and Yes