Our Blog | December 2012

Conversation Skills You Needed Yesterday

by: EJ on 12/06/2012
Posted in: Community
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The Begining of the Gaian Calendar

by: EJ on 12/05/2012
Posted in: Author Events

Albert Bates, who wrote Monday's preparedness post, has just been awarded The Gaia Award, 2012 from Danish foundation, Gaia Trust. Gaia Trust is a charitable entity supporting sustainability projects around the world including Global Ecovillage Network and Gaia Education. 

Congratulations Albert!  In today's press release announcing the award …

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Build Awareness of your Surroundings

by: Sara on 12/04/2012
Posted in: Guest Posts

Today's entry on our 21 Days to Prepare Series come to us from Eric Brown. Not only is he the husband of the author of Surviving the Apocalypse in the Suburbs, Wendy Brown he is an author in his own right. Eric Brown's blog's as Deux es Machina on his blog Mooseboots.

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Collecting Rainwater

by: EJ on 12/03/2012
Posted in: Sustainable Living

Today we kick off the practical side of our "21 Days to Prepare" blog series with a guest post from Albert Bates on how to collect rainwater.  Albert is the author of The Post-Petroleum Survival Guide and Cookbook and The Biochar Solution: Carbon Farming and Climate Change


If you have a roof, you should be collecting rainwater. It requires no …

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It’ll all turn out in the end. Or will it?

by: Sara on 12/01/2012
Posted in: Guest Posts

Today's post in our 21 Days to Prepare Series comes to us from Ellen LaConte, the author of Life Rules, Nature's Blueprint for Surviving Economic and Environmental Collapse.

Ellen suggests that although the end of the world should not worry us too much, the end of the world as we know it should. Enjoy.

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