Prepare, Sustain, Thrive and Survive Simply

Earthship Canada Event

Calgary Earthship Event with Michael Reynolds July 19, 2014 History | Thermal Solar Dynamics | Water | Contained Sewage Treatment
 | Food | Electricity | Building with Recycled Materials … Continue reading

July 12, 2014

Draconian Wood Stove Laws

The style of woodstove you select to keep from freezing to death is one of the most important tactical decisions to be made when embarking on a life of radical … Continue reading

October 10, 2013 · 3 Comments

Stone Camp: An off-grid, zero-waste, self-sufficient paradise!

Stone Camp: An off-grid, zero-waste, self-sufficient paradise!. Looks like an Ensample Camp we can learn from. A nice blend of tradition and appropriate technology. This is the true step toward … Continue reading

October 3, 2013

Are You Trying to Survive in a Growth Management County?

I saw an article that Kootenai County, Idaho (Coeur d’Alene) is facing a drastic expansion of its land use code and the rural people are up in arms. It reminds … Continue reading

July 8, 2013

Sepp Holzer brings hugelkultur to Michigan

See on – Prepping and Thriving via Smart Simple Living The Michigan Folk School invites Sepp Holzer and together they make a impressive on-site permaculture installation on their grounds … Continue reading

June 19, 2013

10 Maps About the Best Places to be Free in the US

John Wesley Smith of Destiny Survival interviewed me on his Dr. Prepper blogcast. The show will air this Thursday, 6/20, at 1 PM CT, 11 AM PT. It can be … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

Carbon Tax Relief or Autonomy?

This refers to a study by the Microeconomic Studies Division of the Congressional Budget Office, about how the government might help low income people, like me, if a carbon tax … Continue reading

June 12, 2013

Sustainable Green Buildings – Codes and Laws –

See on – Prepping and Thriving via Smart Simple Living Radically Sustainable Green Buildings. Earthship Biotecture. Affordable residential buildings made of recycled materials. See on

May 30, 2013

Drinking Water Security? When you drink water think about this

Here is something we all need: Water. Keep a sharp eye on who owns the water you need.  The CEO of Nestlé Group would like it to be his company. He … Continue reading

April 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

Prep Essential: Purify Your Own Water

Today I saw a post on a Facebook camping/survival site with a lot of dubious information being shared on how to get clean drinking water. Dubious information on drinking water … Continue reading

April 9, 2013 · 2 Comments
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