“Our economy is based on spending billions to persuade people that happiness is buying things, and then insisting that the only way to have a viable economy is to make things for people to buy so they’ll have jobs and get enough money to buy things.”  ― Philip Slater After a month of aging I decided …

The Cheese Project (2/?)

“Science, my lad, is made up of mistakes, but they are mistakes which it is useful to make, because they lead little by little to the truth.”  ― Professor Lidenbrock Discount Milk, Failure, and Lessons Learned I’ve never been one for carefully planning projects and this one has been no exception. The initial result of …

The Cheese Project

My local surplus store recently had a huge delivery of high quality milk. Local, organic, grass fed, and the best part was they were selling it for 2 bucks per gallon. I went nuts.Nothing excites me like dirt cheap high quality food. But, TANSTAAFL. The problem with this milk is that at best it’s a …

Busking Tips

Tips for buskers and street performers This is not a how-to guide for busking. These are simply tricks I have learned which have made me a more engaging and therefor wealthy busker. I have no idea if these tips work for musicians but they will work for jugglers, magicians, freaks, and acrobats. Many of these …