Monthly Archive:: September 2014

The Images in my Pocket

The Azerbaijani Airlines jet rumbles out across the sparsely lit tarmac to meet its assigned runway at Khomeini International Airport, giving a gentle jostle to the passengers in their seats.  The murmur of a few voices blend with the dull squeaks of the overhead bins.  Screens suspended from the ceiling play safety videos – small children taking the place

Woolx Midweight 1/4 Zip Top Review did a quick review on the Woolx 100% Merino Wool 1/4 Zip top. Read the entire review here:

Are you fit for hunting season?

The start of fall means one thing to some! Hunting Season! The sport of all sports to some men and women! The rush, the excitement, as they prep for the long hours spent outdoors waiting for that perfect shot. But even with the best base layers, firearms, and gear you still can be unprepared. Are

On the Breaded Trail

Many gauges exist to measure the varying heights of human success.  Some like to look for the writings of luminaries, some for the penetration of the arts such as painting and theatre, while still others list inventiveness in architecture or fairness in justice.  While these, and more, do attest to the magnificence of human endeavour there is

Healthy Game Day Favorites

So you’ve just gotten back from the high school football game, now it’s time to sit back, relax and watch your favorite NFL team play. But before you get comfortable make sure you have snacks ready and available for you and your guests. What’s a game day without your favorite game day snacks? However, these

Caving In the Woolx Way

If you’ve ever been down under – and I don’t mean the “Australian under” – you know how cold and damp things can get.  The down under of caves is at once wet and chilling, calling for proper preparations that ought not be ignored.  I never thought about the possibility of caves in Iran, but that’s only

Down ,Set, Hike!

With Fall comes Football, one of America’s favorite past times. The All-American Sport! The words down, set, and hike play in my ears every August as I anxiously await the first set of games in September. I myself am a football fan and mom. Go Jets!  But as much as I look forward to cheering

Racing the Roads of a Parallel Universe

The little Peugeot continued its upward climb out and away from the city of Hamedan, sweeping around small hills and along mostly dry stream beds, Masood shifting effortlessly from one gear to another in a race against the late afternoon sun.  The rocky, treeless hills, covered only in sporadic green grass and brush, seemed no place for any

Do You Have To Be Rich To Eat Healthy?

With all the new diet fads out there America has seen a drop in obesity levels. However, studies show that families with higher incomes have had better success losing weight than lower income families. So, In America do you have to be rich to eat healthy? Shamefully, the answer is yes.  Generally the healthiest foods in grocery

Woolx 100% Australian Merino Wool X-Lite Shirt Video Review

A great video review of the Woolx X-Lite Shirt.