Woke up this morning to be welcomed by a chilly misty morning. Anybody that pays attention is aware that changes are afoot to our climate and although I still believe our weather is not too extreme and thus easily survivable I look and prepare so that it does not impact me too much.
The normal [...]
Central heating is quite a modern system. There are many people here who grew up in houses that did not have central heating and instead relied on other forms of heating to keep themselves warm.
As well as the ever handy fire which usually was in one room, and therefore heating one room only, our [...]
As our preps rely on us storing things we need to be pretty sure how we are going to do that correctly. Storing things, anything, is not just sticking it in the loft or in the shed and leaving it until we need it. Storing and preserving them for use requires careful handling.
There are [...]
The third leg of the Tripod and the part that completes the bare minimum is quite simply heat. Water and food will keep you going but one really cold night and it is all over. We need to make sure that this area is covered as well.
I believe that when we are keeping warm [...]