One of my very generous readers has taken pity on my Poncho-less existence. They have taken it upon themselves to fill that Poncho sized hole in my life, and ordered one for me from ebay. It arrived the other day and I have to say I am so grateful for the gift. The Poncho Read more about I have a new poncho and it is great[…]
I thought a video review of The Encyclopedia of Country Living might do some justice to how much I dislike this book. Please feel free to enjoy my vitriol.
As part of my intentions to try to kit out my get home bag I tried one of the survival rations which are available on Amazon. The food in my get home bag takes up a significant (yet not excessive) percentage of the bag. So when a friend of mine offered me a try of Read more about Review on the Mainstay brand survival rations[…]
Here a couple more reviews on some of the books from my library. These are two books which I do recommend that you consider if you are interested in the subjects. As before, I have provided links to my Amazon affilate account. If you do purchase a book using the link then I will receive Read more about Another look at Tassie Little Prepper’s Library[…]
I have been asked in the past how I changed my life so drastically. Turning from a life in the city to that of the country. It didn’t happen over night, and it took many years of learning. I began my journey with gaining knowledge through reading. I am sometimes asked, “What book should I Read more about A look at Tassie Little Prepper’s Library[…]
I found that the ration pack which I made is not as great as I first thought. I had felt that the combination of foods would make enough meals for my needs and not be too large of a weight to carry. I have decided that I was wrong for several, unforeseen (and a couple Read more about “Insight, plus hindsight, equals foresight” – Russell Murphy[…]
I just finished reading ‘Big’ Phil Campion’s book, Real World SAS Survival Guide. Kitty bought it for me as a present for moving into the new house or something like that. I decided to pick it up and have a go at reading it. I found it an interesting book, with some useful information. I Read more about “Survival in the twenty-first century is all about using your head…” – Phil Campion[…]