The return of bartering: making purchases without cash!

Submitted by Freedomman on Sat, 07/11/2009 - 15:37

June 29, 2009 - Tina Ames owns the Craftsmen Cafe, a Clarence, New York eatery that specializes in organic comfort fare such as chicken soup and apple pie. Recently she needed to replace her restaurant's roof, a $7,000 job. Ames was loath to part with that much cash and didn't want to take out a loan.

Her solution? She cut a deal with a local contractor who handled the roofing job in exchange for a Ford F-150 pickup that Ames no longer needed. "I grew up on a farm," she says. "If you had eggs and someone else had corn, you traded. It's an old way of doing things, and it makes a lot of sense.

Building an earthbag house!

Submitted by Freedomman on Sat, 07/11/2009 - 15:26

Building with earthbags (sometimes called sandbags) is both old and new. Sandbags have long been used, particularly by the military, for creating strong, protective barriers, or for flood control. The same reasons that make them useful for these applications carry over to creating housing. Since the walls are so substantial, they resist all kinds of severe weather (or even bullets) and also stand up to natural calamities such as earthquakes and floods. They can be erected simply and quickly with readily available components, for very little money.

Preparing for civil unrest!

Submitted by Freedomman on Fri, 07/10/2009 - 13:15

by Claire Wolfe

The most remarkable thing about civil unrest is that there hasn't been more of it.

Politicians are making a hash of this country - and much of the rest of the civilized world. We know it. They know it. They know we know it. But we don't feel we can do anything much to
stop them.

That right there is the pre-condition for civil unrest - when people are frustrated and politicians are nervous.

How to create a bag garden

Submitted by Freedomman on Tue, 07/07/2009 - 13:53

Here is some information on how to create bag gardens if you have limited space.

The video shows children demonstrating how easily these gardens are assembled.

See video

Citizens' Grand Juries

Submitted by Freedomman on Fri, 06/26/2009 - 12:54
See video

Baking in a Wood Oven

Submitted by Freedomman on Fri, 06/26/2009 - 12:52
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