News – Little Tassie Prepper

Government’s new powers to stomp on people in need

I have read of recent news coming from Sydney is concerned with people currently living within tents in the city’s Martin Place.  According to all the information I have read, many homeless people have been sleeping in small tents in the public area, and considering how cold it has been lately, I don’t blame them.  Read more about Government’s new powers to stomp on people in need[…]

Doomsday preppers jumps the shark with another weird episode

Over the years I have had some positive, and a great deal of negative, things to say about Doomsday Preppers.  While Jack Spirko of the Survival Podcast did a great deal to show me that I wasn’t alone in my quest for self-reliance and Preparation, Doomsday Preppers did make it much easier to talk to Read more about Doomsday preppers jumps the shark with another weird episode[…]

What happens when journalists find out about prepping?

With the recent increase in news stories on the North Korean military testing missiles, I have noticed a drastic increase in media articles concerning “Doomsday Bunkers”.  While it is great to see that other people are taking steps to ensure their own needs will be met and secure, I don’t like the messages surrounding these Read more about What happens when journalists find out about prepping?[…]

“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[…]

“If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.” – Niccolo Machiavelli

This weekend is the Small Farm Expo, down here in Tasmania. It is to be at held the Huonville Showgrounds, on Saturday 22 March, from 10am till 4pm.  I have been looking forward to attending for a couple of weeks now.  The Huon Show Facebook page lists some of the demonstrations that will be there Read more about “If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.” – Niccolo Machiavelli[…]

“…with a Little Help from My Friends” – John Lennon and Paul McCartney

Today I have a cross post from my partner Kitty.  She actually wrote it as a letter to the editor for the Hobart newspaper, yet I wanted to put it here as I thought it was relevant to our goal of making a better life and it might inspire others to consider their own role Read more about “…with a Little Help from My Friends” – John Lennon and Paul McCartney[…]

“The Universe is one great kindergarten for man. Everything that exists has brought with it its own peculiar lesson.” – Orison Swett Marden

Watched a show on ABC a week or so ago, called “Pot Cops”.  I thought that I might talk about the show here, as it seems like it was pushing a particular point of view and expecting it’s viewers to believe everything that they said. At one point in the show, around 6 drug police Read more about “The Universe is one great kindergarten for man. Everything that exists has brought with it its own peculiar lesson.” – Orison Swett Marden[…]

“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.” – John F. Kennedy

This could rank as one of the hardest weeks we have had at the Little Tassie Prepper home.  Last week I came home from work and Kitty told me that she felt terrible and she needed to rest.  She said that her back hurt, she felt sick, and she was in a lot of pain Read more about “Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.” – John F. Kennedy[…]