Vintage Books: Drying Food Nature’s Way

I came across a 1975 edition of Drying Food Nature’s Way (second revised edition). Nothing like finding a like-new copy at a library book sale for pennies. The book was written to promote the “Nature’s Way” Food Dryer, which was touted as the “first…

Book Review: Outdoor Medical Emergency Handbook

Outdoor Medical Emergency Handbook is about the most indepth book for the outdoors I have read. This isn’t a happy read by any means, but it is a good one. With our youngest son’s severe allergies, I don’t take it lightly (I carry 4…

Book Review: The Complete Survival Shelters Handbook

I’ve mentioned that first backpacking trip of mine…where stuck with a couple of guys who were overgrown scouts, had us erecting an entire town in the woods. While not exactly LNT (I never wanted to touch a fern for years after that) it showed…