30 Reasons Kids Benefit From The Outdoors


by Troy Robbins • Eureka! Tent Blog Getting your kids to go outside is more than just getting some exercise and leaving the TV off for a few hours. There are a slew of benefits for children that get outside and have fun. The more your child starts to go outside the more likely they will … Continue reading 30 Reasons Kids Benefit From The Outdoors

Why Camping is the Ultimate Father-Son Activity


by Jack Charles • Eureka! Tent Blog Regular campers appreciate the solitude and tranquility of a remote campground, but while camping is a great way to get away from the city or suburban life, it’s also a great way to form stronger connections with family members. This is especially true on father-son camping trips.  Dads have … Continue reading Why Camping is the Ultimate Father-Son Activity

4 Most Common Wilderness Injuries and How to Treat Them


by Jack Charles • Eureka! Tent Blog April 2014, a group of New Jersey Boy Scouts hiking through Harriman State Park stumbled across a female hiker who had broken her ankle. The hiker tried to get the boys to hike on, but they wouldn’t leave her injured on the trail. Instead, they splinted her ankle, constructed … Continue reading 4 Most Common Wilderness Injuries and How to Treat Them

Washington’s Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior – 110 Simple Rules for Men and Boys.


The Rules Every action done in company ought to be with some sign of respect, to those that are present. When in company, put not your hands to any part of the body, not usually discovered. Show nothing to your friend that may affright him. In the presence of others sing not to yourself with … Continue reading Washington’s Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior – 110 Simple Rules for Men and Boys.

IF YOU WANT TO CHANGE THE WORLD, DON’T EVER, EVER RING THE BELL


From knightstrong.org And in truth, I’ve never known a man worth his salt who in the long run, deep down in his heart, didn’t appreciate the grind, the discipline. There is something in good men that really yearns for discipline and the harsh reality of head to head combat. I don’t say these things because … Continue reading IF YOU WANT TO CHANGE THE WORLD, DON’T EVER, EVER RING THE BELL

THE SCAPULAR MEDAL – OUR CATHOLIC DOG TAG


by FR RICHARD HEILMAN • http://www.romancatholicman.com One day, through the Rosary and the Scapular, Our Lady will save the world. -Saint Dominic CATHOLIC DOG TAG “Dog tags” is an informal term for the identification tags worn by military personnel, because of their resemblance to animal registration tags. The tags are primarily used for the identification of dead … Continue reading THE SCAPULAR MEDAL – OUR CATHOLIC DOG TAG