A New Orleans original, the Vieux Carré challenges the Manhattan for king of the boozy cocktails.
TheBioLite HeadLamp is a lightweight, small form factor, rechargeable light source perfect for camping and hiking.
The Margarita is a drink that has competing claims of origination and a multitude of recipes. Featured here is the simplest.
People have been asking me what sort of goodies I carry with me in my Think Tank 10 Cable Management bag. So here goes.
Recently I was a guest on the Cool Tools podcast where I presented four cool tools I find useful and hope others will too. Give it a listen!
Presenting the Boldr Expedition Everest, an automatic field watch with rugged good looks.
Trefoiled Again! (No, I Won’t Buy Your Girl Scout Cookies)
No, I will not buy your daughter’s Girl Scout cookies — at least not from you.
John Muir Trail Gear Check: TrekSta Evolution Mid GTX
I needed some mighty comfortable footwear for my John Muir Trail thru-hike, and TrekSta Evolution Mid GTX delivered.
John Muir Trail Gear Check: Honey Creek Safari Fedora
A great adventure deserves a great hat, and my hat of choice for this particular adventure is the Honey Creek Safari Fedora from Goorin Bros.
John Muir Trail Gear Check: Panasonic Lumix TS4 Camera
The Panasinic Lumix TS4: waterproof, shockproof, dustproof, and freezeproof with a full-on Quad-Indicator.
John Muir Trail Gear Check: Goal Zero Nomad 3.5
What do you do when your satellite-connected smartphone runs out of power when you’re on the trail? Simple. Recharge it with Goal Zero’s Guide 10 Plus Battery Pack/Nomad 3.5 Solar Panels.
John Muir Trail Gear Check: SPOT Connect
One of the problems a family man faces when setting out on the John Muir Trail is letting his family know that he’s okay, or, perhaps more importantly, letting someone know when he needs help. Enter the SPOT Connect.