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Learning New Skills

I’ve done a fair amount of food prepping in my life; growing up as a child, then as an adult storing food, and then helping others. I recently came across this article over on Authorized Boots and found it to give not only a good primer on the subject, but some great tips as well. Check the article out and …

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Hiking Mount San Antonio

After years of hiking in New England, where the highest peak is 6288 ft (1917 m), I had the opportunity to summit my first peak over 10,000 ft (3068 m). What an experience and I was able to share it with two of my best friends.  We left San Diego about 5am and 3.5 hours later we are starting the …

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Hiking Tuckerman Ravine

When I moved to New Hampshire, one of the first places I visited was Mount Washington via the auto-road; at that time I was not hiking.  I had read that some of worst weather in the world was here.  With wind speeds over 230 mph and temperatures below -100 F, I was very intrigued.  To top it off, this was part of …