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AeroPress Coffee & Espresso Maker

We’ve already concluded that you’re a coffee addict with our review of the Chemex system.  But the Chemex is glass, and when camping glass isn’t always the first thing you may want…alas, there’s another incredible option. Meet the Aerobie AeroPress

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Posted in Around The House, Camping, Cutlery / Utensils, Gear, Reviews

Mountain Hardwear Ampato Rain Jacket

With springtime among us, it’s time for everyone to start looking at raincoats again.  And the questions always pour in, which one should I get?  Why?  Do I need GoreTex?  Do I want eVent?  What’s the difference? Well, Just{elation} doesn’t

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Posted in Camping, Casual Outdoor, Commuting, Cycling, Gear, Hiking

Snow Peak Carry On Chopsticks

Who doesn’t like some delicious Chinese food sometimes? Nobody.  It’s delicious, in fact, most all Asian food is great! And who hasn’t had the enjoyment of learning to use chopsticks?  The problem isn’t so much learning it as it’s not

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Posted in Around The House, Camping, Cutlery / Utensils, Gear, Health & Safety, Reviews

Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Insert

With the ongoing review of the Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bag, has gone so well thus far, that it was time to increase the testing.  Therefore, may I introduce you to the Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Insert.  An add-on to their Classic

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Posted in Casual Outdoor, Electronics, Gear, Reviews

Dwarka Sector 8, Delhi, India

Hot days spent in Dwarka Sector 8, in Delhi, India…

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Posted in Asia, India, Photography

Adventures in Swaziland

During May of 2008, Swaziland was a wild place of Wildlife and Carepoints…Here are some photos to prove it!

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Posted in Africa, Photography, Swaziland

Great Days in Cambodia

After spending time in Siam Reap and Phnom Penh, Cambodia, I left with a pack of memories and these photos…

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Posted in Asia, Cambodia, Photography

Orphanages and Snorkeling in Vilanculos, Mozambique

Photos taken in May, 2008 while I spent a few days in and near Vilanculos, Mozambique.  Most of the time was spent at an orphanage north of Vilanculos, while some time was taken to do some snorkeling off the coast.

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Posted in Africa, Mozambique, Photography

ENO DoubleNest Hammock

Impulse buys sometimes become the best things ever, right?  Ok ok ok, so often they end up being complete regrets, but not if that impulse purchase was from Eagle’s Nest Outfitters! The ENO DoubleNest Hammock is one of the best impulse

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Posted in Camping, Casual Outdoor, Gear, Reviews

Days in Block A, South Africa (May, 2008)

Photos taken in May, 2008 while I spent a few days in Block A, South Africa.

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Posted in Africa, Photography, South Africa