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…

keep track of your inspirations of amazing photography using Evernote

Inspired Photography with Evernote

Inspired photography. As a very amateur photographer, I’m constantly researching and looking for ideas and techniques that will give me some inspiration into what I enjoy photographing the most, and perhaps what I might be good at, or have a natural eye to see. To expand upon my knowledge, I’m…

learn the basics of long exposure light painting using electroluminescent wire and glow sticks

The Fire Effect: Long Exposure Light Painting Photography

I’m amazed by the number of people impressed by my ‘Jeep in Fire” photograph that I posted on social media a few days ago. This “Fire Effect” through some long exposure light painting photography was pretty much a first attempt at this process. It’s also simple and cheap to re-create…

Saving Money on Gasoline Purchases

Looking for an easy way to save some money each and every time you fill up with gasoline? The process is simple and only takes a few extra seconds to complete when you’re at the pumps. First, find a place that offers “fuel saving rewards”. Here in Western Canada, Safeway…

the Jeep Wrangler and Smitybuilt Awning

Angle Your Awning

I often get asked about the quality and durability of the awning. After all, it does have what appear to be fairly ‘frail’ aluminum poles supporting it. Well, first you need to seriously consider when and where you’re using it. If there are strong winds occurring, or in the forecast,…