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12 Dec

In the last few months, I've decided that I’ll be headed back overseas this summer for another trip to the das Vaterland (Germany) and Austria.  I've learned from experience that there is a severe lack of taxis and motorized transportation, especially in the rural routes.  A good day pack was probably the most useful thing I brought with for the whole trip.  My choice for my last trip was the OPMOD™ TAC PACK 3.0 All-Purpose Backpack.  One of the benefits of working for OpticsPlanet is the ability to get them from the source, so I picked up one for my Dad, brother, and …

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05 Dec

It’s that time of year again where we are repeatedly gathering with friends and family to celebrate holidays and beliefs…or just eat and drink until we are merrier than our bodies can handle. We catch up on missed events, reflect on events in our own lives, and plan for the new year. Of course, there’s also the accompanying commercial consumer aspect that is inseparable these days and of which I am involved in as the employee of a major online retailer. So as I find myself getting reacquainted around the dinner table with those I haven’t seen in some time, possibly not …

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27 Oct

     Life is all about perspective.  I think that it’s a universal rule that the better perspective you have in any situation, the happier you will be.  I also believe the same could be said about your literal view.  Mountains may provide a beautiful backdrop, but it would definitely add to the experience to see them up-close and personal.  A good binocular will simply make your view, well, better.

     A couple summers ago, I had the wonderful opportunity to visit a few spots in Bayern (Bavaria, for those who didn’t grow up with sauerkraut as a dietary staple), Germany …

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