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Ian has been pursuing a life outdoors since he was young, ultimately landing him in Alaska. All of the hiking, camping, fishing, canoeing, and skiing naturally lead him towards putting it all into words.
hiker in the woods with walkie talkie

What’s Better Than Walkie Talkies? (5 Long-Range Alternatives)

Walkie-talkies make communication across shorter distances incredibly simple. They are so simple that just about anyone can use them. It’s why people ...
Handheld HAM radio in one hand and a walkie talkie in another hand with a vs symbol in between

Key Differences Between Walkie Talkies and Two-Way Radios

Have you ever heard about how all bourbon is whiskey, but not all whiskey is bourbon? When it comes to walkie-talkies and ...
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How Challenging Yourself at Work and Leisure Can Give You a Sense of Purpose

I have walked alongside hundreds of children and adults struggling to find themselves and show up fully in the world. Throughout this ...
man with laptop and phone outdoors

Unexpected Hobbies for Tech Enthusiasts to Get Into

A tech enthusiast can easily find hobbies that fall directly into their normal niche, but when it comes to branching out and ...