April 2016 – Little Tassie Prepper

“You can always tell when the groove is working or not.” – Prince

Almost 9 months ago I placed a bag of walnuts within my refrigerator.  These were a gift from a friend who had collected them from his own walnut tree.  I decided to place them into my fridge to try to cause them to sprout.  I had read that placing them into the cold of the Read more about “You can always tell when the groove is working or not.” – Prince[…]

“Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best.” – Edward Abbey

Tasmania is currently experiencing an issue with electrical power.  A couple of weeks ago the powers that be decided to cut one of the undersea cables that connect Tasmania to the mainland.  This cable contains part of our broadband traffic (which has led to significantly lower speeds in the state) as well as reduced capacity Read more about “Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best.” – Edward Abbey[…]

“The past is really almost as much a work of the imagination as the future.” – Jessamyn West

I spent a lot of time in the garden this weekend, tending to some end of season plants.  I wrote about the amount of food I have produced in the garden in my post from March.  Now is the time to plant some seeds for the winter, as well as a little more harvesting.  The Read more about “The past is really almost as much a work of the imagination as the future.” – Jessamyn West[…]

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” – Wayne Dyer

Today the Hack program on Triple J had a report on Survivalists.  They interviewed Jake Cassa (I don’t really want to give him any traffic, yet if you are interested…), a Survivalist from the state of NSW.  The interview starts at 17:48. This is the first time I have heard of Jake, and to be Read more about “If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” – Wayne Dyer[…]