Best option for your friend's wife? By far - http://www.corneredcat.com/
And frankly, BOTH of you menfolks will benefit from reading there too.
IF your friend's wife will read it, and take it to heart, it will do her a world of good. Kathy (who goes by pax here) has done some great work on this site.
Mindset - Skillset - Toolset. In that order!
Attitude and skill will get you through times of no gear, better than gear will get you through times of no attitude and no skill.
Last edited by Lee Lapin; December 1, 2012 at 12:35 PM.