No, I’m not going all Euell Gibbons. It was just what was at hand.
Due to my deep nights work schedule I have to do outdoor noisy things as soon as the law allows (8am here) then shower and hit the sack.
I went out to the front yard to walk it before mowing; twig removal, etc. I noticed small dandelions so I picked the greens and took them in, rinsed them off, and threw them in the steamer. Continue reading
When I hear hardtack I think about sailors, pirates, scurvy, and all that.
Most of my G+ posts lately have been comments about the OWS / larger Occupy movement ( 0* hereafter). I’m going to try to collect those wispy thoughts and organize them a bit. Here are the ways I am interested in 0*. Continue reading
The other day I was mentioning to a co-worker (who spends his off-hours at Occupy Dallas) that what smartphones need is a mesh app Continue reading
I’ve tried, only half-heartedly to make a cat stove. I am not so interested in having a cat stove as I am Continue reading
Repacked our BOBs (bug out bags) the other day. Added a plain Buck folder work knife to the Wife’s BOB. Continue reading
I work with a fellow who is spending much of his free time with the Occupy Dallas folks.* Because I am a preparedness / traditional skills dork Continue reading
I am reminded once again: “In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not.” 🙂
I did some testing of methanol vs. the 2:1 mixture I found to be non-sooting. Continue reading
Picked up a Mora Craftline TopQ sheath knife off eBay for $6 + $4 shipping. Looks new. Plain, simple, tough, Continue reading