The assassins shared the same beliefs that the Cathars did. They were a blindly murderous cult. They were also a secret society. The assassins are an excellent historical example of just how dangerous these secret societies can be.
EMP (or electromagnetic pulse) from a massive solar flare would wipe out all electrical devices on the earth. It would be a true civilization ending event - and that would only be the beginning of troubles.......
My paleo dinner tonight. One burger patty with onion cooked in the oven instead of fried. Sliced Sweet pepper, celery, and cucumber. Sliced apple at the top. Onion might not be proper paleo because onions have a high sugar content but, I will have …[More]
I took one look at the title and knew that this was the book for me! I am very new with this paleo thing and just want to keep it simple for right now. My new book should do the trick!Something I’ve noticed…….the paleo lifestyle has many …[More]
I asked myself, “Does distributism violate the non-aggression principle that Ron Paul talked about in his book?”I think that it is safe for me to say that it does not. It’s practically impossible to “force” someone to own property and make it …[More]
Preparedness is changing the way I think. Money seems really important to me. But, in a way it seems kind of worthless. I know that sounds crazy but, it really doesn’t serve much of a purpose. When I go shopping I need to stop and ask myself, …[More]
This is my first attempt at “paleo”. Pictured here- one banana, sliced green apple, and three boiled eggs. I think it’s a good start.Not pictured here is sliced mozzarella cheese. I’ve decided that giving up dairy completely would be really …[More]
I’ve only found one disagreement with this diet and it recommends low fat lean meats. I intend to add some extra animal fat to the diet like natural beef tallow that I can buy at my organic foods store. Other than that I agree with everything else …[More]
I found this pamphlet at my parish. It encourages Preparedness! It contains various reasons as to why preparedness is a good idea. It shows what the Catholic response should be - “Direct aid to those in need is an authentic Catholic response to a …[More]
My bug out bag project isn’t going so well. Assembling one of these things is harder than it looks. My biggest problem is weight. I keep wanting to add too much to it. That gets heavy real quick!I’ve added two side pouches thus far and need to …[More]
PREPPER ACRONYMSSome of my followers aren’t preppers so I thought I would provide a list of explanations for prepper acronyms. Nicely provided by this book here.ABAO - All Bets Are OffBO - Bug OutCOMSEC - Communications SecurityDLP - Defense Of …[More]
WHAT I LOVE ABOUT PREPPERSI love a few things about preppers. For one thing they are a nice group of people. I have never had a member of the prepper community ever leave me a negative comment even when an individual disagreed with one of my ideas …[More]
I went on a long walk through the countryside yesterday with a backpack on to do some shopping. Sometimes when I am out on one of these walks I will carry my rosary in my hand and pray it as I trudge along.In a way it’s easier for me to meditate …[More]
Streams like this aren’t just a source of water. (here in the south- ALWAYS filter and boil before drinking! We have lots of creepy-crawlies in the water.) They are a good source for food as well. With a hook and line fish can be pulled out if I …[More]
GERBER MACHETEI just bought this blade yesterday and I already like it.It’s mult-functional - one side is a good chopper and the other is a saw. It can even be used as a shovel in a pinch. Came right out of the box good and sharp.The grip is …[More]
PREPPER TIP: BLEACHMake sure to store plenty of bleach in the house as part of you prepper supplies. Bleach has a lot of uses.One half teaspoon of bleach will sterilize five gallons of water. (wait 45 minutes before drinking it.)It only takes …[More]