What did you do for your preparedness this week? (2016-09-17)

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Captured this image a few evenings ago… Black Bear with a white spot

 
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This week we split some more wood (used the log splitter rather than the hard way 😉 ).

I painted the front of our ‘shipping container’ Forest Green to blend in better as it sits back in the woods a bit (hardly noticeable now).

Mrs.J finished updating our entire food storage inventory – now it’s time to evaluate and purchase whatever else we feel necessary.

Played around with some of the ‘HAM Radio’ gear, having put up another antenna.

Yesterday had to turn on the heat in the house for the first time since Spring (it ‘almost’ dropped to frost/freezing that morning).

Have lots more to do outside before it gets colder…

 
What about you?

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