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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 UL approved food dryer sold in the US". Sometimes it's hard… Continue reading Vintage Books: Drying Food Nature’s Way

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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 me I was capable of making a shelter. One that actually… Continue reading Book Review: The Complete Survival Shelters Handbook