On Carrying Writing Instruments

With so much emphasis on texting, e-mail, and gadgets nowadays, it’s almost an afterthought to carry around a pen or pencil. But this is definitely one piece of gear that no every day carry (EDC) setup should be without! And I’ll be the first to admit — I am little biased here. After spending time…

EDC: Goruck Bullet 10L

With summer in full swing, and temperatures on the rise, sometimes it’s just not that comfortable (or practical) to be hauling around a huge every day carry (EDC) bag. Not only for the sweaty back it can cause, but also for the convenience of having your gear and belongings nearby when traveling — this is…

Pet Preps: Dog Bug-Out Bag

A few years back it dawned on us that sure, while we had quite a bit of gear available in case of a disaster or evacuation, our dog was not nearly as prepared. Enter the dog “bug-out” bag. While the bag has evolved over time (definitely need to post a new picture), the standard gear has…