7 New Year’s Resolutions for the Outdoorsman

While everyone is working on their “eat better and lose weight” list of New Year’s resolutions, those that love the outdoors should make a list of their own. To help put your New Year’s resolutions together, here is a list of a few options to consider adding. 1. Introduce Someone New to the Outdoors Between our cell phones, computers, televisions, video games and social media, the number of people that actually spend time outdoors is declining. Let’s work together to start increasing that number and the best place to start is with kids. Grab your child, your nephew/niece, your grand-kids, or your neighbor’s kids and introduce them to what you love about the outdoors. Whether it’s hunting, fishing, hiking or …

Travelling Through Time in Spain

One of the good things about driving in Murcia is the road networks, and the quality of them. Ironically, it was the lack of these connecting arteries that stopped Murcia from being developed in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s unlike the regions of Valencia and Andalucia. This may sound like a negative thing but in fact, it is the opposite. The development of the southern regions of Spain was connected directly to the proximity of airports. It was these, which bought the first package holiday customers to the “Costas” in the early 1970’s for their two weeks in the sun. Gradually over the years as their affluence grew, the holidaymakers had desires for a more permanent holiday home. The …

Survival Tips – The Best Emergency Food Kit

Who Needs The Best Emergency Food Kit? Who knows what the future holds? If only we knew, day to day, what challenges would arise, we would never be caught unawares. Unfortunately, life just doesn’t work that way. Those who prefer to look forward and make preparations for the “just in case” scenarios are often painted as fringe lunatics and doomsday preppers. However, assembling the best emergency food kit for yourself or your family should be something every responsible adult takes seriously. Just a few of the “normal” situations that could arise, when having emergency rations for your family would make sense, include: loss of a job, temporary lay off, extended storm damage or power outage that traps your family at …