Top 10 Things Every Backpacker Needs From Minimus!

Over the years, I have linked many a link to Minimus. Single serving, one time use packets. What more does a backpacker need? If you live in the Continental United States, $20 gets you free shipping…and you can get a lot for $20. Being…

Late Afternoon Hikes

As Spring gains strength, I love the longer days.┬áThe boys don’t get home from school till well past 4 pm, so it is nice to be able to load up the truck and have a short drive across town and get in a short…

Gear Review: Renogy E.Lumen Solar Powered Flashlight

We run Renogy solar panels on our homestead┬áto power quite a bit (if you even express a tiny bit of interest, we will be sure to bore you to tears on that subject…..), so we are happy to try out Renogy products when they…