Monthly Archives: April 2012

Episode-84- How To Use A Website For A Better Life

Tony Teolis/ April 30, 2012/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

How To Use A Website For A Better Life ToDoListHome.com  is your stop for learning things that help to make life better. For today’s episode I thought you would benefit from my explanation on how to use this site effectively for so that you keep track of things to do for a better life. So please enjoy this screen capture

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Episode-83- When To Plant And What To Do To Protect Against Frost

Tony Teolis/ April 27, 2012/ Gardens/ 0 comments

      I have been growing a lot plants indoors since early February. I have sowed seeds regularly since according to the planting guide I have placed on the todolisthome.com website. The exciting thing about this growing season is the successful implementation of my home made soil blocks. A Soil block is a block of growing medium that has

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Episode-82- Empire of Debt – Book Review

Tony Teolis/ April 25, 2012/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

Today I introduce you to the Empire of Debt by Bill Bonner and Addison Wiggin. Both men operate the Daily reckoning website and they are wonderful writers who continuously educate their readers with humorous lessons from history and their importance to understanding the economics of today. Empire of Debt is filled with stories of what defines an empire and why

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Episode-81- Fishing Report On How To Catch Fish

Tony Teolis/ April 23, 2012/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

I fish therefore I am. Of all the motivators I have for preparing and planning a better life I believe it is all done so that I can fish more. My kids fish therefore they are.  In episode 54 Fishing Report – Catch More Freshwater Fishing I did a book review of the Art of Freshwater Fishing and explained why

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Episode-80- Honey Bee Honey Bee What Is Up With Thee

Tony Teolis/ April 21, 2012/ Honey Bees/ 1 comments

Honey bees are small and a honey bee colony’s instinct is to start another and fly off. This is known as swarming and it is unnatural for the honey bee to be convinced to stay in one hive. According to the books I’ve read books and honey bee sources of information such as the beesource forum there are certain things

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Episode-79- How To Clean And Store Kerosene Heater Safely

Tony Teolis/ April 19, 2012/ Preparedness/ 1 comments

Episode-39- Kerosene Heater To Keep Warm And Cut Energy Costs – Review Spring is here in northern Virginia and it’s time to do many things for a better life. One of those is cleaning and storing the kerosene heater until next winter. The Sengoku CV-2230 KeroHeat Convection 23,000-BTU Portable Kerosene Heater above is comparable to

Episode-78- Produce More At Home To Retire Early

Tony Teolis/ April 17, 2012/ Gardens, Preparedness/ 0 comments

Producing things for consumption at home is contrary to the American way of life. the us economy depends on consumer spending for at least 70% of all consumption. That’s outrageous and horrible. Americans have become dependent on too many complex systems just to get by for an ordinary day. Starbucks coffee in the morning, Chipotle in the afternoon and pizza

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Episode-77- Get More Food Now With Your Own Food Preps

Tony Teolis/ April 15, 2012/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

The topic of this episode is a good follow up to the last one which was titled Get more water with catch store and use systems. Next to water food is thing that we humans consume most. I have an important link in the show notes at todolisthome to the institute for the future. The article linked is a study on

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