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Richard May (richardmay) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Swamplands.
About Me New to the swamplands of southern Louisiana.

I suffer from NDD--Nature Deficit Disorder. I'm a photographer, dad, reader, a volunteer editor at elephant journal and sling coffee at Starbucks.
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A weekend is not the same as a week
... test the concept on a weekend trip before you do it for a week. David is right on with this. However, you can get away with more junk on a weekend than on a week. Malnutrition may not be...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Basic food question
January 16, 4:00pm

Re: Demographic targeting
@ hknewman: public computer LOL well, it could be anything. FWIW there's more information on how Google decides what ads to serve here:

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 16, 11:20am

Murphy's Law
The best prepared will be the first to die. My wife and son will be set for a disaster. :)

January 16, 6:59am

Demographic targeting
hknewman: Ed: Actually at work and the ads for Asian ladies, Sugar Momma's, etc.. popped up. Well, there you have it. I'd bet that at your workplace there is a demographic that has visit...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 16, 6:41am

By the time it's practical and implemented I'll probably be in the "self-tying shoe" demographic.

In GEAR » Put Our Walks to Good Use
January 15, 8:55pm

This guy says it all
I tried writing something eloquent but it was pompous. Instead, I think this guy says it nicely, especially the bit about "developing a relationship to the walk you're on". The won...

In GEAR » Why do you go backpacking
January 15, 6:33am

Re: Not Much Better
Huh. Maybe the boots are for hiding the nails. 'Cause if you're interested in meeting hiking singles you'd better not show them off in that state.

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 13, 6:42am

How about cowboy camping
I feel more exposed to the world in a tarp. When the weather allows, I prefer no tarp. When the skeeters allow, no bivy.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » do tarps really open yourself up to the outdoors?
January 12, 5:31pm

I think I like these MYOG threads as much as the trip reports. I've inherited an Elna sewing machine on the premise that I wanted to learn to sew--it's time to dust it off and get learning!

In Make Your Own Gear » Top Quilt for Mom's JMT Thru-Hike
January 12, 8:05am

Re: What my husband says
You crack me up Liz! That was hilarious and had me in stitches.

In GEAR » What our gear says about us...
January 11, 9:21pm

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