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by Arzosah
Fri Jul 31, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Not 'new' new, but hello anyway!
Replies: 6
Views: 417

Re: Not 'new' new, but hello anyway!

There's a fair few look at both :) and yes, cooking with storecupboard food is incredibly important, isn't it. As for the American sites ... one that I used to look at was Survival Mom, just because it sounded like she lived in the desert, fascinating.
by Arzosah
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: Training your pets to be assets
Replies: 14
Views: 8476

Re: Training your pets to be assets

It suddenly occurs to me (I sometimes hear scrabbling at the base of the join between my house and the built-on porch) that having a dog as a ratter might be a really good thing ...
by Arzosah
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Not 'new' new, but hello anyway!
Replies: 6
Views: 417

Re: Not 'new' new, but hello anyway!

Hi Dillybee, I'm glad you got round to posting :) :) :)

Where have you mostly been lurking?
by Arzosah
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: 2nd wave preps
Replies: 44
Views: 4252

Re: 2nd wave preps

That cat is just .... queen of the world.

Actually, thinking of extra preps, not only food but also power. I need to look at the Fuel section on here, and figure out what else I need.
by Arzosah
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: Finance
Topic: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse
Replies: 265
Views: 18582

Re: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse

I've snipped this down to the bits I want to answer, but thats a really good summary post, Arwen, thanks for that. And perhaps worst of all the pensions market is imploding. I'm on a pensions webinar from Aviva tomorrow, and I'm thinking of doing some drawdown, keeping under the tax threshold, just ...
by Arzosah
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 683
Views: 49540

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

When I got diagnosed with Addisons I was told to get one. An adrenal crisis hits very fast and is lethal, so they tell you if you feel ill to keep checking yr BP. I got the Omron too Arzosah, and what I did was take it down to the doc's - before the virus thing- and compared it with his machine. Ve...
by Arzosah
Wed Jul 29, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hello (again!)
Replies: 6
Views: 384

Re: Hello (again!)

Hi there!
by Arzosah
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 683
Views: 49540

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

Mouse, I had to use one of those self service blood pressure monitors in a local GP surgery before a day op a few years ago - I used it 8 times in a row before I got the same reading twice :oops: :oops: :oops: there was definitely a trick to using that one :mrgreen: Not a bad idea to buy your own.
by Arzosah
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: Introduction

Welcome to the forum, Tankford, sounds like a great mix.
by Arzosah
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Those shielding until a vaccine is found
Replies: 9
Views: 406

Re: Those shielding until a vaccine is found

I am avoiding all shops and people, so thats semi shielding but I am trying to get out when I can for fresh air etc as I suspect a second wave will be arriving in the Autum so trying to 'enjoy' the calm between the storms... Ditto. My situation exactly. Plus stocking up now, as much as I can, so th...