Let it Rain

Tent is up. Hoping to spend the night out in the rain. Crazy. Yes. Fun. Hell, yes. Update: Did NOT rain last night as far as I could tell. Had a most excellent night sleep. It was the perfect temperature. 05.31.2018 – Updated Update: I...

Pseudo Camping Trip

I’m finally taking a few days off. I’m happy that our big project is past the first big hurdle and we are now into phase 2. With that being said, I believe it is time to test some new camping gear. One of the latest...

A Night Out

Last night I decided to try out both my mid-range sleeping bag and the Winterial bivy style tent. I was amazingly warm and actually very comfortable last night. The temperature was 58 F when I went to sleep and got down to low 40s when...

Testing the Bivy Tent

I bought this Winterial tent in the dead of winter so I was happy to finally be able to set it up in soft ground. It is a single person tent. Easy to set up and also comes with a rain fly. Here is the...

A Break from The Crazy – Part II

We were supposed to have our new system up and running by now. We’ve hit a few snags and now it will be a few more weeks until we are using new software. Better to be safe than sorry, I suppose. This past weekend I...

A Break from The Crazy

We’ve been getting ready to complete a major project at my day job. This project has been pushed back a couple of times because it seems the scope was much bigger than anyone imagined. Anyone but me, of course. I remember talking to a co-worker...

Busy Times

I am not really posting a lot right now. Our major project deadline keeps getting pushed back. It is now going to be at the end of this month. Once I get to the other side, I’ll have plenty of time to get back to...