Book Review: Lost and Stranded

A recent read was Lost and Stranded: Expert Advice on How to Survive Being Alone in the Wilderness. Not tent reading material I suppose, but an excellent book to help one make wise(r) choices in the wilds. Author Timothy Sprinkle breaks down the dangers…

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…