Alaskan-made

We continued on to Fairbanks today grabbing our necessities in town. Gas, Groceries, and some local beer. Amongst our groceries we sought out some Alaskan specialities including Caribou Steak Alaska and Polish Reindeer Sausage. On our way out of town we also found some Muskox but they...

Cooking in the wild

We enjoyed our time in the forest last week so we decided to go back. This particular park doesn’t offer electricity but is not exactly “roughing it” either. ┬áThere are hot showers, flush toilets etc. In general it is just simple, quiet and enjoyable. And we get to make some...

Self-sufficient?

With the colder weather for the next few nights we’ve decided to do a bit of “camping”, so we’ve left DeLand and headed in to the Ocala National Forest for a the weekend. The only caviet is we will be without power for a few days. So before we arrived to Ocala, we...

Crazy Work Day (i.e....

Today we got up and tried to leave as early as possible from the Wal-Mart parking lot but as always that didn’t work out. We had to make breakfast, clean up the van and make a quick trip to Wal-Mart to pickup a few extra things (including drinking water) as well as filling up the...