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Gear in Review 2016

“You either pay with time or money. Spend the money on the right tool and you’ll buy yourself some extra time.” ~ David Soto Jr. Wasn’t sure what to post for my end of year post. I usually do a

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It’s Not Here

“Running away from your problems is a race you will never win, so just face them head on, and overcome them.” ~ Unknown That’s what I said to her.  I was a bouncer at a small electronic club in Guanajuato,

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The Benefits Of Merino Wool

  “It is a known fact that the sheep that give us steel wool have no natural enemies.” ~Gary Larson It started with the socks. I heard about how awesome merino wool socks were and I started buying them. Then,

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Lessons learned from Naked and Afraid

  “In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.” ~Charles Lindbergh For the past couple months, I have kind of put my van life on hold. I needed to sit still

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How You Got Primitive And Why You Loved It

“Babies don’t need a vacation, but I still see them at the beach… it pisses me off! I’ll go over to a little baby and say ‘What are you doing here? You haven’t worked a day in your life!” ~Steven

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How I Afford to Travel Indefinitely

  “For some reason, we see long-term travel to faraway lands as a recurring dream or an exotic temptation, but not something that applies to the here and now. Instead — out of our insane duty to fear, fashion, and

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What Happened When I Stopped Eating Paleo

“…my girlfriend’s a vegetarian, which pretty much makes me a vegetarian. I do love the taste of a good burger.” ~Jules Winfield, Pulp Fiction Let me be clear, I call it Primitive Eating but Paleo is better for “Sight Engine

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What Happened When I Stopped Eating Paleo Part 2

“If you love something, set it free. Just don’t be surprised if it comes back with herpes…” ~Chuck Palahniuk This part of the article stands on its own but you may want to read Part 1 here. Weakened Immune System

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Living In A Van, The First 30 Days.

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“Small rooms or dwellings discipline the mind, large ones weaken it.” ~Leonardo Da Vinci I have to admit I was a little scared when I started out on this next phase of my life. In fact, I was so scared

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5 Lessons Learned From Reading “Endurance”

“Men wanted for hazardous journey. Small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete darkness, constant danger, safe return doubtful. Honour and recognition in case of success.” ~Sir Ernest Shackleton I can’t even begin to tell you how powerful a read

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