April 2015 – Little Tassie Prepper

“Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.” – Napoleon Hill

I have been thinking for the last few weeks, about the marvelous Roosters I saw at the Small Farm Expo.  These were majestic looking birds with wonderful plumage.  I have been motivated to consider trying my hand at breeding a Rooster that may be able to compete with those at the show.  I already have Read more about “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.” – Napoleon Hill[…]

“My advice is don’t keep asking yourself if you can do something. Just get out there and do it. You can really surprise yourself.” – Roz Savage

One of Kitty’s friends recently gave me a gift from her Husband.  This was very unexpected, and welcome.  Apparently he has a very keen interest in Permaculture, so I am looking forward to meeting him and learning a thing or three.  I too have an interest in the subject and I am little more than Read more about “My advice is don’t keep asking yourself if you can do something. Just get out there and do it. You can really surprise yourself.” – Roz Savage[…]

“The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success.” – Paramahansa Yogananda

I have been monitoring the growth of the plants within my greenhouse, and I have to say that I am not very happy with the findings.  The plants within are growing at a glacial speed, with most showing almost no growth!  A couple of the plants have developed nicely, yet the majority are almost dormant.  Read more about “The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success.” – Paramahansa Yogananda[…]

“Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.” Voltaire

I have been recently contact by a member of the media, asking if she could discuss Prepping with me for some research.  I was originally a little suspicious and stand offish about talking to anyone from the media.  I have watched the show Doomsday Preppers (as I am sure many of you have) and I Read more about “Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.” Voltaire[…]

“There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.” – Bertrand Russell

Despite my lack of motivation on the weekend (due partially to the bad weather, my lack of mobility on my recovering ankle, and wanting to spend more time with my children), I managed to get some great things completed. Last week I decided that I needed to reduce the number of Roosters which I owned, Read more about “There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.” – Bertrand Russell[…]