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I Should Scare You

Does it scare you?

How much you miss

How much I’ve done for myself

How many opinions I have

How little I say-

But how much I mean… 62 more words


Perfect Your Endgame

What is your endgame? Ever think about what your next move is going to be when you come to the end of yourself? Or are you too busy planning your next clever move? 550 more words


Folks, This Ain't Normal: A Review that Doubles as a Fan Letter

Sir Caveman and I first fell in love with Joel Salatin- captain? fearless leader? of Polyface Farms-  while watching Food, Inc.  The word ‘genius’ may have been thrown around once or twice.   996 more words


I do apologize the the 2 + week delay in posting a blog, there is no excuse beyond that I really had no idea as of what to blog since most of the main news and events probably had 5 million bloggers on them. 229 more words

Self Sufficiency

Aha! It appears to have worked.

Thought I would have a bash at regrowing my spring onions (scallions)  but cut them right down to just above the roots, before I read you were supposed to leave the whole root on. 208 more words

Self Sufficiency

Minted Eggs in Waterglass....

I should say for starters, we didn’t intend to have mint-scented (or flavoured?) eggs in waterglass!

I ordered a litre of waterglass (sodium silicate solution) which arrived yesterday, so I diluted it out to 1 in 10 and we cheerfully lowered 3 and a half dozen eggs into the stuff. 649 more words





You can regrow scallions by leaving an inch attached to the roots and place them in a small glass with a little water in a well-lit room. 264 more words

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