Harnessing The Sun On Adventures

Kirk and I have undertaken urban homesteading as (more than a) hobby the past few years. When we moved a little over 3 years ago to our current house, we finally had an open and very sunny area to work with. Recent projects the…

Cheap Gear Review: Venture Pal Packable Backpack

Sometimes you see a Lightning Deal on Amazon and wonder….is it too good to be true? But you can’t resist checking it out. This was the case when I saw the┬áVenture Pal Packable Backpack on sale a few weeks back. I haven’t had a…

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…