The Humble Crabapple: A Surprisingly Useful And Versatile Tree

Crab apple windfall under tree

Crabapple trees and I go way back. They littered the property where I grew up, and eating way too many of those hard, sour fruits was a bizarre pastime. Spotting them during a hike is always a fun discovery, especially when you know how useful they can be with the right understanding. As an outdoorsman, … Read more

10 High Calorie Delicious And Nutritious Vegetables

Assorted types of root vegetables

Vegetables aren’t often associated with a high-calorie food, but there are some noteworthy exceptions. These calorie-rich examples are exceptionally valuable as an emergency food source. And if you’re vegetarian but trying to put on some weight and mass, these calorie-dense veggies can provide you the gains you are seeking. 10 Calorie Rich Vegetables Before we … Read more

Protect Yourself: 7 Savage Non Lethal Self Defense Weapons

non lethal weapons stash

Ever try to hammer in a nail with a screwdriver? Doesn’t work well, even if you’re pretty dang good with that screwdriver. You need the right tool for the job, plain and simple, and that logic applies to non lethal self defense weapons. We’ve put together a basic assortment of weapons for your evaluation. Each … Read more

Unbreakable Umbrella Review: An Intriguing Self Defense Tool

Umbrella in open position

Never would have thought the words “self defense” and “umbrella” would go together but, well, here we are. I’m pleasantly surprised with the effectiveness of this item so lets get into this bad boy now. Specs and Buying Options Total Length: 37.5″ | Open Diameter: 47″ | Weight: 1lb 9oz | 5 Year Warranty Primal … Read more

23 Different Types Of Axes – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Several axes

An axe is an axe right? Well, not quite. We’re going to take a look at some of the different types you’re likely to encounter, and a we’ll snag a gander at a few examples you’ll likely never encounter. What Is an Axe? I love a concise description. Collin English Dictionary describes an axe as, … Read more