#18 Bug Out Ideas

By johnelden

#18 Bug Out Ideas This woodfolks.com blog post is all about bug out. The term bug out was made popular as a military term: “to flee in panic”.  Leave quickly due to a dangerous situation. In this post we will look at three types of bug out plans: The personal Cary Bag or Kit: Usually…

#17 What is a CBDC ?

By johnelden

#17 What is a CBDC (central bank digital currency)? Is this the big fear from the book of Revelations – One World Currency? Is this Big Brother watching every move? Is this simply a way to print more cash? We take a look at CBDC. Let’s see what the big boys say. This is from…

#16 Bees on the Homestead

By johnelden

#16 Bees on the Homestead Teresa is at it building Bee Hives. This year she is building the “People’s Hive” the Warer Hive. Émile Warré was a French priest and beekeeper whopublished several books and invented the Warré Hive,also known as the People’s Hive. – Source Wikipedia Why build this type of hive? One of…

#15 Tools For Hard Times

By johnelden

This blog post is about the tools / skills you need in the event of a down turn. In blog post #8, I talked about, the tools you need tobuild and fix almost everything. Now I want to talk about tools you will need to get by in hard times. Based on case study’s from…

#14 Radio Needs Q &A

By johnelden

#14 Radio Needs Q &A During a recent weather event, the grid in our area was down.7000 people without power for about eight hours or more. You Can Listen to the Pod Cast here. The top priority for the people in our area was Information: -How long will the power be out? -Do I need…

#13 Chickens Not Laying Eggs

By johnelden

Does the USA have a feed problem? Just found out about this yesterday.We have had no eggs from September 2022 on to February 2003. No molting,no other problems, they just stopped. We have never had an interruption in eggsfor more than one month. We are switching feed and hoping for the best.All have nice combs.…

Job In the Out of Doors

By johnelden

These are the 7 pillars to getting a Job in the out of doors for you to gain the financial freedom you need to start by getting skills and bringing in cash. Remember this is not financial advice and we make no promises on your success or failure. This is just educational information that you…

#12 Electric Blanket, Really?

By johnelden

Electric Blanket, Really? Answer to the question. Yes, really! RV er’s and boaters in marinas with power (on grid) have long known the value of an electric blanket. Travelers that stay with friends and relatives that turn the heat down can just pack an electric blanket and sleep warm and comfortable. No power? It still…

#11 Pernil for New Year’s Day.

By johnelden

Pernil (Roast Pork Shoulder) for New Year’s Day. A Tilney House or Yurt on grid can do what we use. We used our Electric Roaster withRemovable pan & rack. If the power goes out, we can slide the pan on a wood stoveor propane stove top until it is done.For off-grid, use a cast iron…