Goal Zero Lighthouse 400: Surprisingly Versatile

** We're doing a giveaway of this lantern through the end of October. Click here for details: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OqHrIvp0CK0 ** This week we're trying out the Lighthouse 400 lantern from Goal Zero. This little beauty isn't cheap, coming in at $79.99 but, looking over it's features and usability, I still say it's a good buy. Packed …

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How to Build a Camp Fire | Quick and Simple

Building a camp fire is a staple for getting out and enjoying the great outdoors. But for beginners, it can easily turn into a daunting task if you don't know the basics. Here is a quick how-to on what you need to do to quickly get a fire lit and start warming up. For preparing …

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Episode 2: Food Storage (Emergency Preparedness Basics)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsAVjgpU5zg The next step in our discussion on the basics of emergency preparedness is food storage.  When I was young, we didn't have a whole lot of options as far as food storage. Growing up, my parents liked to keep a food storage in case of hard times, but our only options were basic ingredients like …

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Episode 1: Water Storage (Emergency Preparedness Basics)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0EjDYAn2xQ Being that water is one of the most important items for Emergency Preparedness, it's where I wanted to start off first.  It's an absolutely critical item that a lot of people overlook.  After all, you can go a lot longer without food than you can without water. As I mentioned in my last post, …

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Intro To Prepping: Emergency Preparedness Basics Series

I wanted to spend some time talking about Emergency Preparedness Basics.  Now, a lot of the people already watching my channel and reading the blog may already be a good ways down the "prepping" road, with a zombie plan firmly in hand.  This series could be good information for you, but primarily focused on those around us …

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Yes, You Can Go Camping With a CPAP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TLDKqjQS6E Do I get laughs from "the guys" when I put my mask on in the tent? Yes. Do I instinctively do my best Bane impression from the Dark Knight series (or Darth Vader if I'm feeling geeky)? Oh yeah. But am I left out of camping because I sleep with a CPAP machine? Not on …

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