How to Stay Healthy (and Sane) While You Ride Out COVID-19

If you’re fortunate enough not to have coronavirus in your home, lucky you. No one’ll fault you for throwing on the television, heating up frozen meals, and counting down the days. But after you’ve done the bare minimum—washing hands thoroughly, cleaning surfaces and doorknobs—there are some simple ways to feel better and saner in the […]

Nunatak Arc UL 20 Three-Season Quilt Review

The Nunatak Arc UL 20 Quilt is a thoughtfully-designed, lightweight three-season quilt. While fairly expensive at $425, its features and execution make it worth every penny. There are a number of quilts out there that cost a good $150 less than this one, but many of them lack premium features such as a draft collar, …

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A Dream Deferred

The dream was born in the fall of 2008. It was a year after Into the Wild, directed by Sean Penn, came out on DVD. We were still renting movies via the mail through Netflix in those days. My roommate and I settled in for a lazy night of watching films we had missed, which is something we often did in those days when money was a little tight.
After escaping Atlanta, we see Alexander Supertramp in Northern California running along a downed tree on the Pacific Crest Trail. ...

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