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YouTube Gear Reviews

YouTube Gear Reviews

YouTube Gear Reviews Well it seems like it has been forever since I've managed an update here on The Backyard Pioneer, I felt compelled to do a little something. Since the birth of son number 2 things have been a bit crazy around "ye olde homestead". Who knew that throwing one tiny screaming … [-Read More-]

Kershaw Emerson CQC-8K

Kershaw Emerson CQC-8K Review

Kershaw Emerson CQC-8K The Kershaw Emerson CQC-8K is an interesting knife. When I initially got it I eagerly ripped into the box and pulled it out. I was a bit taken aback by it's Funkiness. It is sort of homely, and I was … [-Read More-]

Beginning Prepper

7 Beginner Prepper Mistakes To Avoid

Beginner Prepper Mistakes Beginning Preppers can be a curious lot. They are usually filled with a new sense of purpose and urgency, and throw themselves into their new hobby/lifestyle with vigor! Unfortunately this can lead … [-Read More-]

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Cold Steel Ti Lite

Cold Steel Ti Lite Review

Cold Steel Ti Lite Review The Cold Steel Ti Lite leaves me with mixed emotions. How can a knife totally lacking in common sense features keep me entertained for so many days? It satisfies none of my main criteria for an EDC Knife well, and yet it … [-Read More-]

Vension Shepherd's Pie

Venison Shepherd’s Pie

Venison Shepherd's Pie Shepherd's Pie is traditionally a Lamb dish but Venison works equally as well. I guess we could call it Hunter's Pie but Venison Shepherd's Pie will do! Filled with vegetables and a hearty broth Venison Shepherd's Pie is a … [-Read More-]

Foursevens Preon

Foursevens Preon Review

Foursevens Preon Review The FOURSEVENS Preon is an amazing piece of EDC gear! With the Foursevens Preon I'm taking my first steps into the rabbit hole that is modern LED flashlights. This tiny flashlight is packed with enough technology to satisfy … [-Read More-]

Bacon Wrapped Venison

Bacon Wrapped Venison Backstrap

Bacon Wrapped Venison Backstrap is quite possibly my favorite meal that I make from a deer! It easily rivals the finest filet mignon, but it needs careful attention so you don't dry it out! I figure I spent enough hours sitting in the woods freezing … [-Read More-]

Post Apocalyptic Fiction

10 Great Books For Preppers

I personally am a huge fan of getting books as gifts! I'm going to share a few of my all time favorites that I hope you will love as much as I do! Prepper Fiction I'm a huge fan of Post-Apocalyptic Fiction with one caveat, I like well written … [-Read More-]