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Review: How I Love My ScottEVest

Every once in a while I take a break from philosophy to talk about something directly useful or enjoyable. This is both! I received no compensation for writing this review; it’s simply a labor of love. I have a thing for pockets. Always have. It’s probably dating back to watching the “Wild Wild West” shows …

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Why I Love Genius Packs

OK, we're going to change pace here a bit from the sturm und drang prepper stuff to to a good old-fashioned product review. After all, the tag line of this blog is "practical tools for making hard times happier", right? Well, here are some practical tools I've been using for the past year or so …

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Three Productivity-Producing Products

I talk a lot about various things I try out, and I don’t always follow up on how they work out. However, there are three things that I’ve been using that have really made a significant difference in the way I work, the things I accomplish, and more. I wanted to share them simply because …

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The Travel Kit of a Digital Nomad

Road Gear for the Wired Odyssey As I sit here writing this on the tarmac in Chicago, I’m relaxed. I’m happy, even, though this cold I got from my grandson is kicking my ass just a bit. It’s been a busy morning; I’ve been able to talk with my partner, with my daughters, I’ve kept …

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