Poetry In Motion A Proper Function is Proper because you have transformed the way you experience adventure. During your next function, sketch out a picture that simply inspires you. Throughout the day, start jotting down simple observations that you make. Take these observations, use the visual from your sketch to form a poem. Here is my, Read More

Glerups Do you ever wish you could cradle yourself with cabin-like comfort year round? Allow us to introduce you to Glerups! The Proper Function received a pair of their new slip on shoes and the craftsmanship is simply uh-mazing! 100% Handmade, these slip on’s are constructed with Merino wool from New Zealand and Gotland wool from Sweden., Read More

Ingredients 2 Grass Fed Ribeye Steaks, 1 tsp of Salt, 1 tsp of Ground Black Pepper, 1 tsp of Fresh Garlic, 3 tsp of Canola Oil, 1 tsp of Butter The Proper Prep Preheat oven to 350 degrees and put your stovetop flame to medium. Season your Ribeye steaks with the salt, pepper and fresh garlic. When you splash water into your cast-iron skillet and it vaporizes immediately,, Read More

In Patagonia   In Patagonia is at heart a personal quest to find the origins of boyhood fascination, “a piece of brontosaurus” supposedly recovered from a thawed glacier in Punta Arenas by Chatwin’s seafaring cousin. At first Chatwin’s prose seems uniform like Hemingway, only boring. But his subtle sentences sneak up on you, and their, Read More

The Cave The Cave is an inflatable 2-3 person tent so leave your metal poles at home! Assembly is simple, so carry an air pump or self-inflate this vessel yourself. This is an ideal companion for any proper function when you’re crunched for time! Orange Solar Tent Kickstarter crowdfunding begins this year! This 4-person, Read More

INGREDIENTS 4 cups of Old Fashion Oats 2 cups of Sliced Almonds 1 cup of Dried Cranberries 1 cup of Dark Raisins ½ cup of Chopped Walnuts ¼ cup of Brown Sugar ½ cup of Honey ½ cup of Vegetable Oil ½ tsp of Vanilla Extract ½ tsp of Ground Cinnamon ¼ tsp of, Read More

Dogs have zesty attitudes with an unrivaled sense of adventure. They’re wonderful hiking and backpacking companions, but dogs are also a tad bit oblivious to consequences which means you need to be prepared. To ensure that you have the best adventure possible, Wyatt has put together some paw tips for your next hike. Dog, Read More

Into The Wild   Into the Wild follows the final days and nights of a young idealist named Chris McCandless, speaks to anyone who has ever yearned for something pure, to be free of the affluenza of American life, to be self-reliant. Like Into Thin Air, Into the Wild began as an article in Outside. But the book combined, Read More

Wind, Sand and Stars   Like his most famous creation, The Little Prince, that visitor from Asteroid B-612 who once saw 44 sunsets in a single day, Saint-Exupéry disappeared into the sky. Killed in World War II at age 44, “Saint Ex” was a pioneering pilot for Aéropostale in the 1920s, carrying mail over the, Read More

The Mountains of My Life   Bonatti’s memoirs finally published in the United States just two years ago take pride of place here over a number of towering works on mountaineering because (a) Bonatti was a god, a poetic soloist whose career included a controversial role in the first ascent of K2, and (b), Read More