Book Hiatus Allowance, Walden

In what will appear to many to be a first crack in the armor, I need to take a small step back in the non-reading reading plan. I need to make an allowance for myself. I just received and am going to allow myself the pleasure of reading Thoreau’s Walden. I have read a lot…

New Book on Mini-Farming

I don’t believe I have included a review on this book yet so while I am under inspiration it is best to get that done.  I forget exactly how I came across this one, it may have been one my random perusing sessions on Amazon or it may have been in the back of one…

New Book Under What,Why & How

In the beginning we created a page to hold the books that have helped us along or driven us along on our quest. One category of books was the What, Why & How category. The WWH books are the ones that drive us along, they are big motivating factors for why we are doing what…

Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living

I am a little ways in to UGWL. To give you background the book is endorsed by Les Stroud and he attended survival classes put on by the authors. Stroud says that when he watches his show he can see their teachings peeking out and I agree. So far I have read about fire starting,…

The Arrival of Survive!

Major score at the mailbox today! I was always interested in Survivorman and what he was able to do but I think part of me always said “Uh-uh I don’t want to leave my A/C and recliner to go play like that in the woods, guess you have to have a passion for it” but…