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Forum: Food and water 01-13-2020, 11:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,542
Posted By Marjorie
I've been many times, and even when we've talked...

I've been many times, and even when we've talked about preparedness with them at the Home Storage Centers, they've never talked about it in a religious way.

Even talking about specifics, they've...
Forum: Food and water 01-06-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,052
Posted By Marjorie
Depends on where you are, I guess. Our local...

Depends on where you are, I guess.

Our local Storehouse is open 2 or 3 days per week depending on which one you go to, and anyone can buy. It's not cash only here; I've used both debit and credit...
Forum: Food and water 01-02-2020, 11:47 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,052
Posted By Marjorie
That's because he was only half listening. ...

That's because he was only half listening.

They changed the recommendation from 1 year, to now it's 3 months of short term food supply (foods you normally eat), then after that's built to...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 12-22-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,314
Posted By Marjorie
I would say that it's living in that constant...

I would say that it's living in that constant state of minimum readiness, but also it's a mindset.

If you don't have the mindset of planning ahead and trying to be self-sufficient where you can,...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 12-18-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,122
Posted By Marjorie
I've downloaded several files from...

I've downloaded several files from https://healthbooksinternational.org/product-category/books/ here for free.

I prefer medical texts created for 3rd world countries or mission trips, since they...
Forum: Food and water 12-11-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,880
Posted By Marjorie
I live outside Phoenix, so I keep a lot of things...

I live outside Phoenix, so I keep a lot of things refrigerated that we never did when I was growing up in N Minnesota.

I often miss the "second fridge" of the enclosed porch or barbecue grill from...
Forum: Food and water 12-11-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,880
Posted By Marjorie
I set the jars in an empty dishwasher and ran it...

I set the jars in an empty dishwasher and ran it on Sanitize, then used them once they'd air dried.

I've wondered if it was the rendering process. When I did it years ago, I basically boiled...
Forum: Food and water 11-21-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,880
Posted By Marjorie
I rendered a bunch of pasture-raised pork fat in...

I rendered a bunch of pasture-raised pork fat in March and stored it in clean glass jars in the fridge. By August every single one of them had mold in the bottom. Some had mold throughout.

Because...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 11-20-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 812
Posted By Marjorie
They were probably talking about what MooseMax...

They were probably talking about what MooseMax posted, but Flylady also has a list, albeit it's 11:

People
Pets
pictures
papers
prescriptions
purses & petrol
proper clothes & comfort items...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 11-20-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,122
Posted By Marjorie
Have you read/listened to One Second After? I...

Have you read/listened to One Second After? I hesitate to even mention it because it seems to be the gateway book for many people, but since you didn't mention I thought you might not know about it....
Forum: General Discussion 11-03-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,473
Posted By Marjorie
I used to think it was a good idea (the top two...

I used to think it was a good idea (the top two or whatever are put on the ballot, regardless of party affiliation) but after seeing the California disaster, I have to say that yes, having 2 or more...
Forum: Polls and Surveys 10-25-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,532
Posted By Marjorie
Same here.

Same here.
Forum: Books, Movies & Stories 05-27-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,560
Posted By Marjorie
What books did you use? I'd love to know!

What books did you use? I'd love to know!
Forum: Food and water 03-17-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By Marjorie
Awesome. That's what I wanted to know :) ...

Awesome. That's what I wanted to know :)

Yep, we were without eggs due to circumstances, and decided that would be a good time to break out the powdered that I'd never used.

We were also...
Forum: Food and water 03-16-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By Marjorie
I was going by this post from MT Shawn ...

I was going by this post from MT Shawn (https://www.survivalistboards.com/showpost.php?p=4087084&postcount=72)which said "We also cooked up some of the eggs. This one surprised me because of the...
Forum: Food and water 03-12-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By Marjorie
Using powdered eggs

This weekend we opened a can of powdered eggs from Honeyville Grains. These were bought about 2 or 3 years ago, so not very old. We had gone up to our cabin and forgotten to bring the fresh eggs. ...
Forum: Food and water 01-20-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,751
Posted By Marjorie
Ha! Well, yeah. When people ask for 'vegan...

Ha! Well, yeah. When people ask for 'vegan recipes' or 'vegetarian recipes' they are pretty much 99% of the time asking for recipes that use only vegan- or vegetarian-approved ingredients, not...
Forum: Food and water 01-19-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,751
Posted By Marjorie
Most long term survival food preps are vegan. We...

Most long term survival food preps are vegan. We are always telling people they need to add more canned meat to their stores, not sure why people are suddenly thinking this (vegan) is difficult to...
Forum: Food and water 01-19-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,756
Posted By Marjorie
20 years old would put it right at Y2K preps, and...

20 years old would put it right at Y2K preps, and all I ever heard back then was dry ice or DE for grain storage to kill the bugs.
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 01-13-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,939
Posted By Marjorie
I'm sorry but this is just ridiculous. I've...

I'm sorry but this is just ridiculous.

I've been prepping for EMP for about 8 years now. The fact that I'm not spending time or money to save my electronics that might be destroyed means that,...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 01-10-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,524
Posted By Marjorie
When I first started prepping almost 30 years...

When I first started prepping almost 30 years ago, it was skills because I was a teenager. I've been prepping with "things" (like food) in addition to skills for about 25 years.

When I first...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 01-10-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,939
Posted By Marjorie
I always find it interesting to see how other...

I always find it interesting to see how other people view things.

It never occured to me to me to try to replicate an electronic household post-EMP.

"Preparing for EMP" implies to me an entire...
Forum: Books, Movies & Stories 01-05-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,144
Posted By Marjorie
#2 sounds like a modern spin on The Cask of...

#2 sounds like a modern spin on The Cask of Amontillado

Funny how we remember books from decades ago and then go looking.
Forum: Food and water 01-04-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,621
Posted By Marjorie
It's only been, what, 6 years? One of these days...

It's only been, what, 6 years? One of these days you'll do it ...
Forum: Food and water 01-04-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,621
Posted By Marjorie
I am spent. Ten months on preps....

I am spent. Ten months on preps. (https://www.survivalistboards.com/showthread.php?t=230112)

For the viewing pleasure of those who may have missed it.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 01-03-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 13,361
Posted By Marjorie
I didn't think OSA was a great piece of...

I didn't think OSA was a great piece of literature, but I do listen to (I have it on audiobook) about once a year.

The characters are not well developed as individuals, there isn't much growth in...
Forum: Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) Survival 01-02-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,416
Posted By Marjorie
If an EMP goes off, a well-groomed beard will be...

If an EMP goes off, a well-groomed beard will be the least of our worries.

Or are you writing a book and want to know if one of the characters can use them?

Or are you actually wondering about...
Forum: Food and water 12-31-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,533
Posted By Marjorie
I really like the Baby Steps at...

I really like the Baby Steps at foodstoragemadeeasy.net . It's free, and even though I'd been "prepping" for several years, it wasn't until I started doing those baby steps that I realized I should...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 12-18-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,524
Posted By Marjorie
So, for those who donít plan on going out with...

So, for those who donít plan on going out with their preps why do you do it? Is it the building of prep or is it more about the planning / theory crafting?[/QUOTE]

First we get past the idea that...
Forum: Food and water 11-23-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By Marjorie
Yes, but it's still very common to call a bunch...

Yes, but it's still very common to call a bunch of lunch a 'head' regardless of whether it's leaf or head lettuce.

I always do, regardless of the variety. If the lettuce is not loose in a package...
Forum: Food and water 11-22-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,412
Posted By Marjorie
thanks! I had no idea. I have a 50 lb bag in...

thanks! I had no idea. I have a 50 lb bag in storage that we bought last year.
Forum: Food and water 11-22-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 133,442
Posted By Marjorie
semi-annual review, and bump for whome71 ...

semi-annual review, and bump for whome71

MTShawn, would still love an update and another thread on restocking.

Veges are definitely my weak point in LTS.
Forum: Food and water 11-22-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By Marjorie
I got sick from romaine during the last e. coli...

I got sick from romaine during the last e. coli outbreak. We didn't hear about the outbreak until I was on the mend, so didn't bother to go in to the dr.

Dh and I both ate it, but only I got...
Forum: Food and water 11-20-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,586
Posted By Marjorie
I also figure it differently than others. I...

I also figure it differently than others.

I took information from 3 sources, figured it per person, then used averages.

There's an old post here from MTShawn called something like "10 Months on...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 09-19-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,749
Posted By Marjorie
https://www.reddit.com/r/preppers/comments/30l1jc/...

https://www.reddit.com/r/preppers/comments/30l1jc/cd3wdcom_website_has_gone_but_torrents_are_still/

CD's for the 3rd World, particularly the 6 Core Content CDs

Anything you can get from...
Forum: Urban Survival 09-04-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,605
Posted By Marjorie
The military is for national defense, not to help...

The military is for national defense, not to help everyone by giving handouts to the community.

If there's a hurricane or something along those lines, the military isn't there to hand out food.
...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 09-04-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,123
Posted By Marjorie
I'm in the process of doing this, myself. I...

I'm in the process of doing this, myself. I realized that if our kids make it to our cabin before we do, they probably won't know the intricacies of using our wood cookstove, so I drew a diagram of...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 09-03-2018, 01:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,058
Posted By Marjorie
Yep. I have 15 lbs in my pantry right now and...

Yep. I have 15 lbs in my pantry right now and another 30 or so packed in mylar for LTS.

We eat them fairly regularly. I bought them from Ramona Farms, which is the cheapest price I've found. ...
Forum: Food and water 08-28-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,320
Posted By Marjorie
I have a Family Grain Mill that I bought back in...

I have a Family Grain Mill that I bought back in 1999. It's seen a lot of use, and I have no regrets buying it.

It's more expensive than a Victoria Corona but cheaper than the Country Living...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 08-16-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 13,211
Posted By Marjorie
My dad was a kid. His dad would take him and his...

My dad was a kid. His dad would take him and his brothers/sisters to the bars at night and they'd sing and play music hoping to get a little tip money.

I remember asking him once while watching a...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-30-2018, 12:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,020
Posted By Marjorie
How cold do the winters get where you live? ...

How cold do the winters get where you live? Winter heating in Texas or Arizona is different from Minnesota.
Forum: Food and water 07-12-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,279
Posted By Marjorie
The bare minimum that the LDS recommend are, per...

The bare minimum that the LDS recommend are, per adult,

60 lbs per year beans
300 lbs per year grains (rice, wheat, corn, other grains)

"You may also want to add other items to your...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 07-03-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,627
Posted By Marjorie
We get hot enough that jalapenos stop producing...

We get hot enough that jalapenos stop producing in summer. Our best crops are spring and fall for those.

There are a few varieties of tomatoes that produce through the heat, or at least can...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-03-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 19,946
Posted By Marjorie
In the midst of Venezuela's collapse, barter is...

In the midst of Venezuela's collapse, barter is the new money. More specifically, food. According to this article, people prefer to be paid in food. Some will take bank transfers, but the currency...
Forum: General Discussion 06-20-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,647
Posted By Marjorie
I'm not an expert, but apparently white male...

I'm not an expert, but apparently white male priviledge is the fact that if you send in a resume, just the sheer fact that your name on top is Scott rather than Jamal, or Scott rather than Allison,...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 06-20-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,474
Posted By Marjorie
I searched for the title and found several...

I searched for the title and found several different authors. I'm going to assume the "current edition" you ordered was written by David Macaulay.

I found 2 others by the same name but different...
Forum: Religious Discussion 06-19-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 11,317
Posted By Marjorie
There's no reason to get all defensive. You...

There's no reason to get all defensive. You asked in your original post why we don't convert. Mike gave you his personal answer. He didn't say you should be banned or muzzled, just that one of his...
Forum: Ladies Section 06-18-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,360
Posted By Marjorie
I would go for a week or two -- just talk to the...

I would go for a week or two -- just talk to the doctor about having a week or two buffer for unexpected severed storms that make the roads impassable for a week or more (it's happened to us more...
Forum: Food and water 06-18-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,422
Posted By Marjorie
This specific question: will the oil in the can...

This specific question: will the oil in the can be rancid if it's 5-10 years after its BB date? Or does the pressure canning protect it?
Forum: Religious Discussion 06-18-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 11,317
Posted By Marjorie
Because I choose not to worship your gods. ...

Because I choose not to worship your gods.

What stops you from worshipping the gods of other religions? Choosing not to worship gods other than the one(s) you've dedicated yourself to.
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