cabin in the woods

Today’s world is overflowing with consumerism. We are told every day, through advertising, what to eat, what to wear, and that we need cell phones and the latest gadgets. Oddly enough, this has inspired many to start living a self-sufficient lifestyle, also known as sustainability or “living off the grid”. There’s a lot to consider when making this life transition, and you may not know where to begin if you want to take a step back from the consumer way of life. There a few impactful and integral parts to living self-sufficiently, but remember that any journey begins with a single step. One of the best and most effective ways to promote sustainability is to hunt for your own food.[…]

freshly caught trout is excellent eating

Fishing has been an integral part of the culture of human beings for thousands of years. As natural hunters, we’ve relied on the ability to catch fish for the sake of our existence. Today, fishing is a fun hobby or sport, but it’s still a great way to provide your own food. Since fish tastes much better when fresh instead of frozen, eating freshly caught fish on a weekly basis is a great idea. Besides the factor of taste, fishing as a sport comes with many benefits, such as improving your health both mentally and physically. It’s also a great way to bond and socialize with others, whether it’s with new or old friends. If you’ve never fished before, perhaps[…]