Scar Blades Longbow and Longbow Extreme: Big Thumbs Up!

I recently got ahold of the Longbow and Longbow Extreme from Scar Blades. These are both brand new designs, not even up on the website at the time of this video. Both an outstanding design, the differences between the two are subtle: in addition to some added texture on the handle, the Extreme version jumps …

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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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Best EDC Defense Knife: Ka Bar TDI. An Amazing (and Affordable) Everyday Defense Option

https://youtu.be/mcdPRzwRWWA I’ve had several people ask me recently which knife I like to "conceal, don't feel" carry (as my daughter calls it). Now I own a LOT of knives - several of which I will be doing reviews on - but there are two that I gravitate to when I gear up for the day: …

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World’s Best Dutch Oven Potatoes

https://youtu.be/1ODBVWHWOAw This cheesy potato recipe is one of my favorite things out of the dutch oven.  It's a really easy-to-make side dish and the whole family loves it. Sharpen up your favorite knife and start by slicing 8-10 potatoes and putting them in a large bowl.  Then dice 1 good-sized onion into the same bowl.  Add about …

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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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