cooking breakfast - the fried-egg grilled cheese sandwich

The Fried-Egg Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Looking for a tasty breakfast sandwich idea when at your base camp (or even at home)? This fried-egg grilled cheese sandwich tastes great and should give you enough energy to get a good start to your adventures for the day. Ingredient list: – 2-3 tbs shredded cheddar cheese – 1…

the shuofang headlamp

Shuofang Headlamp Review

In the market for a new headlamp for your camping and hiking adventures? Look no further than the Shuofang headlamp with a built-in USB rechargeable 2000mAh battery. I’ve had this headlamp for a few months now and it’s used on hiking excursions, nights out camping and on night sky photography…

the NOCO genius power port provides shore power to the overland jeep

Jeep Shore Power

A few weeks ago, the Jeep finally received an upgrade to allow for what’s typically referred to as “shore power” when in a camping/rv type setup. This shore power is simply a way to allow you to “plug in” to an electrical outlet at home, or a camp site and…

Running Water for the Jeep

Earlier this year, I had a piece of metal bent and drilled so that I could attach it to the Synergy Baja basket, and then mount a Rotopax mount to it (click here to review the mounting bracket details). I since added an extension piece to the Rotopax mount so…

Pine Needle Tea

Out camping or backpacking and looking for a refreshing hot drink loaded with vitamins? Nature can provide exactly what you’re looking for with a hot mug of pine needle tea. I won’t delve into all the claims and benefits of pine needle tea, but rest assured, it’s loaded with vitamin…