Staying clean while out and about is a subject often overlooked. And although there is absolutely nothing wrong with getting your hands dirty and rolling around on the forest floor, knowing how to clean up afterwards is important to stay healthy. To give you a head-start we share three products that are natural and multipurpose.
Writing on the subject of the psychology of survival has been on my ‘things-I-want-to-do’ for way too long. The human mind boggles me, especially when it limits get to the test. Both end of the spectrum fascinate me: People who have successfully endured things you wouldn’t wish upon your darkest enemy, all the way to how people play tricks on their own mind and not being able to even predict their own behaviour.
Why do we often react in a way that does not serve us? Which forces are at play, and how can we take control to ensure our best chance at survival?
About a year and a half ago I bought the Condor Nessmuk, after reading the book ‘Woodcraft and Camping’ by George W. ‘Nessmuk’ Sears. The book is written in a time when knowing your way in the woods was a vital skill. In his book Nessmuk describes the gear he used on his adventures in America’s wilderness regions, in such an inspiring way that I wanted to try it out for myself. Upon reading ‘Woodcraft and Camping’, I went on a search to find a knife that met his description as good as possible. That is when I bought the Condor Nessmuk, and decided to use it extensively for the one and a half year that would come next. This post describes my experiences on using this knife. Read More
Hello wild people, and welcome back to our corner of the Internet. We hope you had an amazing start of the new year, and took some time to reflect on the past. In this post we want to share with you some upcoming projects and a delicious lemonade recipe that can be made outdoors. Enjoy!
Even though the Holiday season may not be up your alley, spending time with family and friends gifting is often obligatory. For the latter we may just have found some wrapping options that suits your style. No need for Rudolph themed wrapping paper, jingle bells or plastic ornaments. With items you probably already have laying around, or find outdoors!
On Instagram we often get invited to participate in challenges or tags. Last week we were asked to share our Five Piece Bushcraft kit, so we did! This kit is inspired by the Five C’s of Survival by Dave Canterbury. In this article you can read what made it into the kit, and why.
When you enjoy spending time outdoors, you need to think about what you bring with you. Every piece of waste needs to be carried back home. And every product can (and will) end up in nature. This is why we decided to take a good look at our hygiene products – both the products we bring with us outdoors, as the ones we use at home.
We share with you what we eat outdoors and how we keep it cool! Make sure to share your favourites in the comments below. Read More