Monthly Archives: September 2015

“Too much tea, Sir” – The conclusion

So there I was, the self made King of Tea in the Falkland Islands!  I slunk off to my bunk at the Officers’ Mess and stopped by the pigeon holes to check mail.  A single white envelope addressed to me, no stamp.  In it was a single tea bag – news traveled fast and I […]

Too much Tea, Sir! A story about provisioning

There is a story to tell here: it is about provisioning. It is also about so called, ‘Just in Time’ logistics. What inspires this post is a recent challenge which has led me to review all I know and have experienced about provisioning. You see I have a rather interesting, brain aching challenge. It started […]