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My Cooking ... My thoughts

The last couple posts have been about cooking gear … this one is yet another one on the subject, but I’m hoping to focus a little more on things I had heard about that raised concerns when I was purchasing the items and what I’m seeing having used my stove to prepare 2 meals (the first one I had to fill and light the stove twice to boil water because the first attempt I doused my stove with the boiling water due to an issue with the handle of my pan so in a sence I have honestly filled my stove twice and lit it 3 times. 1,313 more words

Bicycle Camping

Christmas in July: Gear Review

One of the lesser, but enjoyable, benefits of being a fan of outdoor pursuits is the wide and ever-evolving range of gear to try out.  Here in our household, it’s a pretty good bet that on Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries, and Mother’s/Father’s Day there is going to be at least one gift that inspires us to get outside.   2,318 more words

Land Trust Of North Alabama

Gear Preview: Altra Lone Peak 3.0

Altra is one of the fastest growing companies in the trail running market segment. I can remember a few years ago when they released their first trail shoe, the Lone Peak. 1,366 more words


DBC: handmade climbing goods with a touch of beard

Dirtbag Climbers is a southern company based out of Atlanta, Georgia. Not only are Erick and Nick two of the most hospitable gentleman in the south, but they make some great climbing products. 440 more words

For The Love Of Climbing

Gear Review: ZPacks Arc Haul Backpack and Duplex Tent

I’ve read so many reviews for gear that it almost seemed redundant to do another one myself, but since all the reviews for the Arc Haul and Duplex have been predominantly positive I figured I’d throw my two-cents worth into the pot. 1,558 more words

Muddy Morning Coffee - July 25th

Vegetables are coming up, dogs are panting non-stop, and the ticks are out in full force!

Daylight hours have us romping around, shooting, and scouting until late evening. 92 more words



Full disclosure, Canon Asia is the sponsor of the TV show I’m on and I do a lot of work with them. However, they have never asked me to write any reviews of their products and I was a Canon user long before my TV show every happened. 1,016 more words