A very versatile liquid and one that I recommend we all have is alcohol. It can be bought now in shops but because of the exorbitant taxes put on it by our puritan government it is very expensive to buy. That state will only get worse until, like tobacco, it’ll mainly be bought from the [...]
At this point in your preps you will have covered most of the critical infrastructure you can. Probably in varying scales of completeness, with your own experiences and prejudices ensuring certain areas are covered to your satisfaction. There are quite a few areas that have not really been looked at which will enhance your life [...]
Although I look at using old technology a lot I still believe that technology advances will safe us from many things, Peak oil, asteroid impact, etc. we are an adaptable species and we can adapt to all these issues when we need to. It is only politicians that stand in our way.
However, despite these [...]
4 pints fresh nettle tips – young tips. The best are collected late morning in spring 1 lb raisins 3 1/2 lbs sugar Juice of 2 lemons 8 pints water Wine yeast 1 teaspoon yeast nutrient 1 campden tablet
Instructions; Wash fresh nettle tips and add to a saucepan of boiling water, together with [...]