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“299 Days: The Collapse” , by author Glen Tate, is book 2 in his “299 Days” series and as the title suggests, the “S” has indeed Hit The Fan. The book opens up with a very detailed, and even probable, list of events that, in the book, lead to a partial-collapse of the […]

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299 Days: The Preparation (book one in a ten book series) author, Glen Tate, has a self-described “front row seat to the corruption of government”ยน and weaves his experiences in with world news to chronicle a possible future collapse of the United States, one in fact, that may be inevitable. Largely, it is told […]

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Book Review: “World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War” By: Max Brooks


I know this isn’t one of the normal topics I usually cover on my website, but I thought I’d mix it up some and have a little fun. I recently finished reading “World War Z: An Oral History […]

The Old Farmer's Almanac Review

I highly suggest checking out The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2012. This almanac has been produced annually since 1792 and is the oldest continually published periodical in North America. If you’re a gardener, and chances are that you are if you follow my blog, then this book is an invaluable resource. Not only does this book […]

“All New Square Foot Gardening” By: Mel Bartholomew – Review

Winter is the time to spend planning your next year’s garden. It is tempting to rest on one’s laurel at this time of year, but to do so would be a grave mistake. I like to use this time to plunge into gardening books and seed catalogs. I started this tradition 3 years ago when […]

Book Review – “Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer” by: Novella Carpenter

I recently finished reading “Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer” by: Novella Carpenter. Far from a technical manual as some might think, “Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer” is actually a hilarious account of one woman trying to make it as an Urban Farmer in one of America’s most desolate ghettos. […]