Scott Kight

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5 Things I Wish I Had Known Before I Became An Expat

Posted by Stephen Whitfield<p>Life as an expat wherever you are in the world offers an array of opportunities, experiences and life lessons. At …

How To Drive (And Stay Alive) In Thailand

This is something that I deal with on a daily basis, and many of my friends have echoed the same sentiment: <b>driving in Thailand is dangerous</b>. So I …

Bodyweight Workout For Your Morning Routine | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Chad Howse.</i><p>Have you ever intended to work out in the afternoon or evening but didn’t get a chance to and …

3 Ways to Escape Zip Ties: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

Zip ties are increasingly being used to restrain innocent folks in home invasion and kidnapping scenarios. With a quick Google search, you’ll see a …

How to Field Dress and Butcher a Rabbit | The Art of Manliness

Everything is bigger in Texas — even the rabbits apparently.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart.</i><p><b>**Disclaimer: This post contains a</b> …

10 Reasons To Always Carry Paracord While Camping

Not too long ago, we showed you the many ways a roll of duct tape can help you survive the wild 12 Ways You Can Use Duct Tape For Survival 12 Ways …

Hardcore Push-ups Workout!

Lunchtime Lecture: How to Rebuild the World

Science fiction is filled with global apocalypse scenarios—pandemics, nuclear wars, asteroids, nuclear disasters, you name it. But if this kind of …

Five Ways To Sleep Outside Without A Tent

Tents are wonderfully effective, but also large, heavy and fragile. Can you really go camping without one? Turns out, you really don't have to …

Cool New Camping Gear 2014

Minnesota has had it’s fair share of winter snow this year. To make up for all the extra white I thought we could take a peek into the cool new …

Find & Register for Races, Local Events & Things to Do

HIIT workouts are guaranteed to torch calories and get you in shape fast. But when a seasoned runner throws tabata into her routine, the results got …

19 Medicinal Trees - Preparing for shtf

There are many common trees in North America that can be used as medicine and unlike medicinal herbs, tree medicines can be used year round. Being …

Build a Survival Library: A Digital Bug-Out Kindle | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & Bushcraft.</i><p>A …

How to Eat a Pine Tree

This post is sponsored by Prepper Academy, the only preparedness program that shows you step-by-step how to rapidly prepare for the coming hard times …

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How to Tie a Shemagh - Military Style

How to Tie a Shemagh: STEP 1: Start with it open in a full Square.<p>How to Tie a Shemagh: STEP 2: Fold it in half to form a triangle.<p>How to Tie a …

Basic Multi Use Knots

Survival Skills: How To Desalinate Water in the Field

Last week, I received a call from some friends who provide survival training for a branch of the Department of Justice. They were mid-experiment, …

Answers to 5 of Twitter's Most-Asked Questions About Retirement

Following a recent Twitter chat, a retirement expert expands on answers to queries about Roth IRAs, Social Security and more.<p>The Twitterverse has …

10 steps to take if you hope to retire soon

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>As we run through our daily to-do lists — go to work, attend meetings, battle traffic, …

Stop Lying to Yourself About Early Retirement, It's Not About Saving Millions

Ever indulged in that dream of basking in the sun by your cabin on the lake while you're still young enough to enjoy it?<p>Early retirement -- the idea of living "happily ever after" starting at the age of, well, say 30, is just a fantasy to most people. But there are some who are doing it and they …

Retirement: When Is Enough, Enough?

Thinking about retirement can be overwhelming. The idea of planning for something that won't happen for years, might last 30 years, and could cost millions is enough to make you leave it all to chance. But that's the worst possible retirement plan. Would you be willing to substitute something much …

5 reasons not to retire abroad

As the number of retirees in America rapidly grows, so do retirement promoters offering retirement advice in supposedly friendly, low-cost and exotic …

How to Figure Out Your Real Cost of Living in Retirement

Your retirement savings “number” gets a lot of press. But your expense number is even more important, especially if you retire early.<p>Many financial …

8 Ways To Avoid An Unhappy Retirement

But there are things you can control, from small to big: everything from the kind of car you drive to the amount of money you put into savings each month.<p>Why not start now?<p>Let's recap eight things you can do to sidestep the unhappy bin:<p><b>1. Ditch the BMW and stick to the Asian brands.</b> The ultimate …

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