The original, portable home gym.Continue reading “Kettlebells: Simple and Sinister”
It’s hard to find a decent synthetic sleeping bag these days.Continue reading “DIY: Climashield Apex Backpacking Quilt”
A quick and easy way to improve the comfort and fit of your canoe seat.Continue reading “DIY: Padding a Bucket Style Canoe Seat”
The other day I was checking the Wenonah Facebook account and came across a post asking why Wenonah puts bucket seats in our canoes.
Good question…Continue reading “Bent Shafts and Bucket Seats”
A lighthearted dive into the wooly world of traditional winter layering.Continue reading “Retro-Grouch Winter Layering”
A few weeks ago I was digging through the dusty archives of the BWCA.com message board and came across a thread on chest packs.Continue reading “DIY: Mountainsmith Day Pack as Canoe Portage Chest Pack”
Royalex is back.Continue reading “T-Formex Canoes”
I’ve had a great run of weekly posts for the past few months. It’s time to take a break. Cristi and I are settling into new jobs and new places. Pedro is enjoying his retirement in the country. I’ll try to pick things up again once we’re situated.
See you in a few weeks.
The other day Cristi and I were talking about how long we’d been in Savannah and what our next plans might be. I told her I was worried about running out of things to write about if we stayed too long.
Careful what you wish for.
I finally fixed our AC and greased the EZ Lube hubs… Continue reading “This Old Casita: Odds and Ends”