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Prepared For Survival: Without Power For 2 Days!

Old - fashioned charm and campsite convenience in one sturdy pack

How to make a bacon candle…  my boyfriend would freakkk out with excitement if he saw this!!!

How to make a bacon candle…

Haha this would be funny as a gift - DIY Bacon Candle - have the smell of bacon any time. (Instead of drilling a hole for a wick, tape a wick in the center of the jar before pouring the bacon grease in.

Pioneer Essentials - Pioneer Living Survival

Pioneer Essentials - Pioneer Living Survival - I'm about 160 miles from MS gulf coast and I remember living through Katrina.

Mouse Trap - kind of gross but if you are plagued with mice it might be just the thing.

Easy Homestead: Self-Resetting Mouse Trap. Bucket, dowel, can, peanut butter. No liquid in the bottom for live trap.

Water Storage! If you have empty glass jars & bottles taking up space on your storage shelves, use that space for safe "canned" water storage. If you are used to preparing your own canned food, it is actually very easy. Use the same method as for open kettle food canning. Sterilize the jars and lids just as you would for any type of canning, and add clean, boiling water and seal as normal. Cool and store.

Water Storage using glass canning jars. Just sterilize the jars and lids and fill with boiling water, screw on lids and turn upside down to cool.

Natural Disasters: Survival Tips

The barometer is reading a record 949 millibars while Superstorm Sandy was raging.

For a cheap, yet effective, bobber for light-tackle fishing, use a foam earplug. Just thread the hook through and slide it to the desired position on the line. You can make it a slip bobber by inserting a length of plastic coffee stirrer. --David Kretzschmar, Highland Lakes, N.J. | Hunting, Fishing, and Camping Tips from Field & Stream Readers

For cheap, yet effective, bobber for light-tackle fishing, use a foam earplug. Just thread the hook through and slide it to the desired position. You can make it a slip bobber by inserting a length of plastic coffee stirrer.

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