Tag Archives: Kit

Pre-Apocalypse Tasks

As identified by watching post-apocalyptic movies on Netflix. 1. Learn how to dress appropriately For the weather and task/s at hand. 2. #1 includes foot wear. WTH, do most of those people have on their feet? 3. Buy some QUALITY … Continue reading

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Pocket Knives

There’s not that much to say here, but a good pocket knife or three ranks as indispensable kit for living well in tumultuous times. Right now there seems to be a push towards “tactical” and expensive bespoke knives. A tactic … Continue reading

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Coffee Outside Take Two

I decided today was a good day to give #coffeeoutside another try and so gathered up my gear, bundled up against the cold, and trundled off on my bike. And this time everything worked like a charm. At 25 degrees … Continue reading

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Coffee, Not Outside

Having not made #coffeeoutside¬†or used my isobutane backpacking stove for a few months I decided that I’d take advantage of today’s sunny and balmy 30 degree weather and make some #cofffeeoutside whilst out on a bike ride. Pre-ride I gathered … Continue reading

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Headlamps

My blog is designed as a quick and dirty guide to living well in tumultuous times. There are very detailed reviews and breakdowns of things like headlamps on a variety of blogs and YouTube channels, please look to them for … Continue reading

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A Quick Note About “Winter Weight” Cycling Kit

I’ve found that, with a little investment in kit and some trial and error, it’s not hard at all to stay comfortable while cycling in temperatures down to about 10 degrees. However, I’ve also found that when it comes to … Continue reading

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Battery Cases and Considerations

Commander Zero¬†put up a post about battery cases a bit ago and seeing how I’d already covered the need for a couple quality flashlights as part of your kit for Living Well In Tumultuous Times I thought I’d chime in … Continue reading

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The nights are getting longer and oil’s headed for $100 a barrel

As gas gets more expensive it makes sense to do some short trips on foot and with the shorter days coming up some of those trips will probably get done in the dark which is, totally, not a problem at … Continue reading

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