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Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 04-18-2017, 03:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,080
Posted By methemom
If your friend won't keep a dog, then a flock of...

If your friend won't keep a dog, then a flock of geese or guinea hens make great watch keepers. they will sound the alarm every bit as faithfully. A good gander may even be an intimidation factor,...
Forum: Financial Forum 04-18-2017, 03:18 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,732
Posted By methemom
Good advice, a lot of it.... here are some...

Good advice, a lot of it.... here are some additional things that worked for us.
location location location... don't ignore this factor if it isn't going to be your forever home. Resale is always...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 01-18-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,832
Posted By methemom
Brett L Markham's book, Mini Farming, self...

Brett L Markham's book, Mini Farming, self sufficiency on 1/4 acre has a lot of good useful information. Explains intensive farming/gardening in detail. Also useful is Cherry Hill's book Horse...
Forum: New Member Introduction 11-15-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 931
Posted By methemom
welcome from MIchigan. Former Il resident of 60...

welcome from MIchigan. Former Il resident of 60 years.. my condolences to you!
glad you are with us.
Forum: Recipes 11-15-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 17,644
Posted By methemom
I EDITED the recipe to try to make it clear that...

I EDITED the recipe to try to make it clear that the 6 cups was liquid broth, or broth made from bullion... i got to thinking as i fell asleep last night that it could have been interpreted as dry...
Forum: Recipes 11-14-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 17,644
Posted By methemom
all in one pan 1 lb of meat or fish pre...

all in one pan

1 lb of meat or fish pre cooked. I usually use chicken thigh meat because it is higher in flavor and cheap.
1 lb bag of frozen or canned mixed veggies (drain canned)(usually...
Forum: Michigan 11-14-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,297
Posted By methemom
NE Tip of the Mitt, not that close but not that...

NE Tip of the Mitt, not that close but not that far away.
Forum: New Member Introduction 11-14-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 697
Posted By methemom
Been Awhile

long time since i was here. finally settled in and thought i'd say hi.
Forum: Food and water 11-14-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,856
Posted By methemom
yes, many people do well with food preps on...

yes, many people do well with food preps on strict budgets.Probably most members here are on budgets... retired, or just starting out like you. It requires a little changing of the way you have been...
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,687
Posted By methemom
look also for versions of "Aunt Sammies Radio...

look also for versions of "Aunt Sammies Radio Recipes" put out during the great depression and the times of victory gardens. Full of recipes for wild game and using garden vegetables and home grown...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 01-12-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,207
Posted By methemom
how many can live ?

Depends on the location and the people putting in the work.
Take a look
at the book : Mini Farming Self -Sufficiency on 1/4 acre. by Brett L Markham

it has a lot of good information for...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 01-12-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,166
Posted By methemom
don't forget you can cook those beans to mush and...

don't forget you can cook those beans to mush and use them as a base for a sort of tortilla/ bread cakes with
the addition of an egg and little corn starch as a binder... You can add corn meal and...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 01-12-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,116
Posted By methemom
I don't understand why more people are not...

I don't understand why more people are not advocates of fruitcake. Made with dried fruits, nuts, dried meat, high calorie count, sugar and sometimes alcohol (brandy or rum poured over the cake and...
Forum: Recipes 01-01-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,653
Posted By methemom
on sale here these run around 99 cents a pound to...

on sale here these run around 99 cents a pound to 1.29 a pound. I use almost no other
meat. Favorite recipe is two thighs cooked in one cup of bullion, remove meat from bone and save broth. Add...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 01-01-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,234
Posted By methemom
considering all the tree diseases which have run...

considering all the tree diseases which have run rampant in years past, (chestnut blight for example) and ongoing
problems with epidemic pests in many areas, I am thinking I will purchase and store...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 12-29-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,388
Posted By methemom
illustrations needle felt sock repair.

felting needle looks very much like a rough ended allen wrench, diameters come graded from fine to coarse. I am using a coarse one here.

showing foam block, lambswool, sock to be repaired

...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 12-28-2013, 06:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,388
Posted By methemom
make those wool socks last forever

I have wool socks which are 10 years old. They lasted this long due to wool's resilient characteristics and the fact that I did not abuse them in the washer or dryer with high heat. These socks are...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 12-28-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,452
Posted By methemom
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/12/...

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/12/27/winter-power-outage-maine-michigan-death-threat/4217125/

ongoing. still waiting to hear from our mi members who rode this one out.
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 12-27-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,452
Posted By methemom
still no power in some MI and Canada areas, Maine...

still no power in some MI and Canada areas, Maine and NY may still have isolated cases of power out too. This storm in MI area was the worst since power companies started serving the area, 126...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 12-26-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,129
Posted By methemom
Arsenul (OP) I am guessing since you have not...

Arsenul (OP) I am guessing since you have not posted again that you are surviving without
power here . Still around 150 thousand households without power as of Christmas day and predictions are that...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 12-26-2013, 04:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,869
Posted By methemom
http://www.consumersenergy.com/outagemap ...

http://www.consumersenergy.com/outagemap
central Michigan still struggling. May be updates today, about 150 thousand still without
power yesterday. Hundreds of workers called in from other states...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 12-26-2013, 04:27 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,452
Posted By methemom
http://www.consumersenergy.com/outagemap Still...

http://www.consumersenergy.com/outagemap
Still many out from Flint to Lansing through Grand Rapids. maybe 150 thousand yet.
I know we have several members in that area. Hope you all check in and...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 12-25-2013, 05:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,869
Posted By methemom
thousands without power in Michigan as a result...

thousands without power in Michigan as a result of this storm too.
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/12/24/dark-christmas-power-outage/4189543/ hopefully members living in storm hit...
Forum: Financial Forum 03-03-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,816
Posted By methemom
poor, thrifty,cheap??? i prefer the term...

poor, thrifty,cheap???
i prefer the term frugal, myself.
working hard and living frugally has given me everything i ever wanted in life. so that makes me rich. these are two skills that can be...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 03-03-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 40,908
Posted By methemom
Mike, keep on doing what you are doing. I have...

Mike, keep on doing what you are doing. I have learned alot from your threads over the years. Those who think they have a better way can start their own threads. I admire all the hard work and ...
Forum: Financial Forum 10-09-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,210
Posted By methemom
http://www.cnbc.com/id/49333454 this has...

http://www.cnbc.com/id/49333454

this has already been posted as a separate topic but it helps explain how the
original incident happened. now ask yourself what companies/individuals/entities...
Forum: Health, Fitness and First Aid 07-23-2012, 05:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 13,022
Posted By methemom
i know 2 people who have had it done with...

i know 2 people who have had it done with considerable success. make sure your surgeon is skilled in this kind of surgery and has done it before.
I met a woman recently who had the first ankle...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 07-22-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,858
Posted By methemom
Didn't i read somewhere that bamboo dies off...

Didn't i read somewhere that bamboo dies off worldwide every so often? I realize it can't die everywhere or we would not have any in the world, but if one wanted a permanent planting, wouldn't that...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 07-22-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,335
Posted By methemom
and you're in indiana? didn't your governer just...

and you're in indiana? didn't your governer just ban watering lawns and etc? in this drought you are gonna have to water those lil trees like crazy to keep them going. yeah, 4 or 5 years from now...
Forum: Urban Survival 07-22-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 13,192
Posted By methemom
if it has lots of your fingerprints on it...

if it has lots of your fingerprints on it wouldn't that be proof enough??
Forum: Health, Fitness and First Aid 07-22-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,544
Posted By methemom
my mom is alive ( 83 in Nov) today because of...

my mom is alive ( 83 in Nov) today because of stents. she had them done 20 years apart, two times. the technology and information/ placement techniques have come a long way since the first ones of...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 07-22-2012, 08:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,691
Posted By methemom
water your foundation, if you can. it can cause...

water your foundation, if you can. it can cause the soil to resume its pre drought proportions and ease the frame of the house back to its original position. ( i realize water is scarce where you...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 07-22-2012, 07:52 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 10,886
Posted By methemom
drought cycles for most of USA are about 20 years...

drought cycles for most of USA are about 20 years apart. been going on a looong time, they have documentation back to the mid 1800s. if you knew in your lifetime you'd probably go through 3 droughts,...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-22-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,980
Posted By methemom
rifle marksmanship program ...

rifle marksmanship program appleseedinfo.org
civilian marksmanship program take the first and get involved with the second
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 07-22-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,083
Posted By methemom
http://www.real-science.com/wp-content/uploads/201...

http://www.real-science.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/1950sDrought.gif

compare with Maine Marine's link. interesting, huh?

this is one of the reasons we prepare, is it not?

naturally...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 07-22-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 14,179
Posted By methemom
things that make you go "hmmm"

things that make you go "hmmm"
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 07-22-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,357
Posted By methemom
http://www.radongas.com/radon_map.htm radiation...

http://www.radongas.com/radon_map.htm
radiation
its everywhere.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-22-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,260
Posted By methemom
heh, we talk, we have plans, WB, how many times...

heh, we talk, we have plans, WB, how many times have people written stuff down (as on this forum) and been misinterpreted, misunderstood, etc etc. writing things down is not essential and in some...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-22-2012, 05:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,139
Posted By methemom
steph, though i agree with you in general, this...

steph, though i agree with you in general, this time i might be worried a bit. USA is at this point documented to be in the worst drought over the largest area of the country since 1950's (57?) since...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-22-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,378
Posted By methemom
not only whole corn and its immediate products,...

not only whole corn and its immediate products, but all the things made with corn will go up. almost anything commercially made has corn oil, corn syrup, corn flour, corn starch lots of hidden corn,...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 07-21-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,628
Posted By methemom
awwww but the one with the silver (white) tail is...

awwww but the one with the silver (white) tail is so cute!!! :D:
then again, i really like new potatos...:thumb:
Forum: Health, Fitness and First Aid 07-21-2012, 07:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,884
Posted By methemom
antihistamines definitely make mine worse. I got...

antihistamines definitely make mine worse. I got a good bit of relief when i started walking the dog each morning for 2.5 miles. its worse on the days when we miss our walks. Caffeine doesn't seem...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-20-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,086
Posted By methemom
keep us posted, K?

keep us posted, K?
Forum: Health, Fitness and First Aid 07-20-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,686
Posted By methemom
can you stick out your tongue and move it from...

can you stick out your tongue and move it from side to side? can you look side to side and up and down? wink each eye separately? smile? frown? not being able to do any ONE of these things wins you...
Forum: Health, Fitness and First Aid 07-20-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,782
Posted By methemom
i have known old Polish people who would pick...

i have known old Polish people who would pick stinging nettle and apply it to arthritic joints (fuzzy side onto the flesh). stings like a bear but relief for hours after due to the anti/...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 07-20-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,166
Posted By methemom
dehydrate... also young and green make extra firm...

dehydrate... also young and green make extra firm jelly when boiled up...apple jelly is fine or add other fruit and extra sugar. best wishes
Forum: Financial Forum 07-20-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,973
Posted By methemom
isn't this where "junk silver and junk gold"...

isn't this where "junk silver and junk gold" would be handy? not pieces or eight or morgan dollars, just good ole marked silver and gold or old worn USA(silver, not paper) currency... yeah, that...
Forum: Financial Forum 07-20-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,018
Posted By methemom
sigh, OP this is what i have been trying to tell...

sigh, OP this is what i have been trying to tell hethedad. and i will be so sick when it all comes down that i won't bother to say "it told you so" either. what would be the point. he will do it his...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-20-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,167
Posted By methemom
check out the do it yourself threads, there are...

check out the do it yourself threads, there are lots of threads there about space saving storage. best wishes. ( you CAN do this!!!)
Forum: Financial Forum 07-20-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 24,604
Posted By methemom
antwan where are you? ( i can see you sitting...

antwan where are you? ( i can see you sitting back with a smile, watching all of this LOL)
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