About 13 Skills
This is the home of the 13 in 13 Challenge, sponsored and created by The Survival Podcast.
Each of our members is committing to learn 13 new life skills in 2013.
Join us as we help to restore an ambitions, can do spirit to our modern world.
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Progress Started: upgrade food storage to 20+
Goal Completed: .
Goal Completed: Initial goal was to frame out the basement, but due to the timelines ended up having a professional finish the basement. During the process though, I spent a few days watching and assisting and in the summer replaced several sections of exterior trim that had dry rot (by myself).
Progress Started: I want to learn basic bike maintenance skills. I have a mountain bike and use that occasionally, but I would like to get more into it
Goal Completed: 20 youtube subscribers by end 2014
New Goal: Make cordage with at least 5 different materials by Dec 31, 2015.
New Goal: Learn 10 new trees and their uses by Dec 31, 2015.
New Goal: Learn to make my own bow drill fire set by Dec 31, 2015.
New Goal: Learn 10 new knots by Dec 31, 2015.
New Goal: Learn 10 new edible plants by Dec 31, 2015.
New Goal: Complete my basic bushcraft certification by Dec 31, 2015.
Goal Completed: We have been working towards, and closer, to financial independence. With our selling of our home, downsizing and buying a less expensive house, we have made great progress to securing our financial security and independence.
Progress Started: develop and implement EDC plan
Goal Completed: make a pack basket
Progress Started: Read at least one book on psychology or take an online course