The Chestnut Harvest

September brought a huge chestnut harvest that I delight in gathering and eating.

Tanning a Buffalo Hide

We called in friends to help us with brain-tanning a buffalo hide that was donated to us.

Survival Vocabulary

With all the TV shows depicting "survival", I will sort through the various groups and argue that the reality shows are far from reality.

How to Choose the Right Knife

I’ll let you in on a little secret; there is no PERFECT knife. Cutting tools are only as effective as the handler wielding them.