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by diamond lil
Sun Sep 20, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 839
Views: 62264

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

There's one good thing about illness - it takes away all your energy so you have none to spare for drama :mrgreen:
by diamond lil
Sun Sep 20, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 839
Views: 62264

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

jenny , definitely get the book! I've read loads about the home front and wartime in general, but this was the first one ever written by somebody young who wasn't really into history but who just wanted to try something different. She went off the rails after about a month and went out with friends...
by diamond lil
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 839
Views: 62264

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

Emotional resilience yes. I think prepping is all about attitude, not lists or spreadsheets or good intentions. Because we can all start off well, it's the keeping on going bit that's hard. This is just my thoughts on it all after a lifetime of being poor & struggling, then reading about a million b...
by diamond lil
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 839
Views: 62264

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

We were going to lift the tatties today if it ever stops raining.. if it looks like the Somme out there I won't bother.
For some mad reason I woke up desperate to buy a huge box of soap powder, and to go on ebay and get safety pins. :lol: :lol:
by diamond lil
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 839
Views: 62264

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

Sending Jan love, light, & strength. Positive vibes!
by diamond lil
Mon Sep 14, 2020 3:10 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 839
Views: 62264

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

Finally ordered the freezer I've been thinking about getting since March. :mrgreen:
by diamond lil
Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hello from Austria
Replies: 10
Views: 388

Re: Hello from Austria

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: You haven't lived until you've heard a Hawick accent...
"see you" = sigh yow.
"you & me" = yow & my.
It's HORRIBLE :lol:
by diamond lil
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hello from Austria
Replies: 10
Views: 388

Re: Hello from Austria

Your English is probably better than mine :mrgreen: Hi from Scotland!
by diamond lil
Wed Sep 09, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Shops selling off Covid surplus?
Replies: 20
Views: 1076

Re: Shops selling off Covid surplus?

That would be a very long term plan, and not everybody is able to do very hard work..
by diamond lil
Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Shops selling off Covid surplus?
Replies: 20
Views: 1076

Re: Shops selling off Covid surplus?

That's handy to know re storing flour Jansman, ty. Mine is in the cool back bedroom in big tubs.