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Katadyn Vario Dual Technology MicroFilter

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5 Food Prepping Mistakes to Avoid | Survival

<b>Story Views</b><p>Storing food is one of the core tenets of survivalism. With food stored, the effects of any crisis or disaster, whether long-term or …

Breakdown: Lansky Tactical Apocalypse Survival Kit

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9 Fixes For Canning Problems

PHOTO: Susy Morris/Flickr<p>March 21, 2011<p>I’ve had my share of canning disasters. Canning isn’t complicated, but upset the chemistry of pectin and sugar …

Importance of Headspace!

<b>Headspace.</b> The unfilled space in a canning jar between the top of the food or liquid and the underside of the lid. The correct amount of headspace is …

5 Water Storage Tips Everyone Should Know

Please note this article is about water storage tips. Purification of water is a different topic, although I do touch the topic here a bit.<p>Tip #1 …

Rain Water Harvesting

Fighting Guns: Tools not Trophies

Every firearms instructor worth their salt will tell you that when it comes to choosing a defensive handgun, or any firearm for that matter, that …

Shipping Container House

Reminder: Fruit Is Even More Awesome Than Your Supermarket Aisles Indicate

Documentary The Fruit Hunters may make you crave flavors you've never tasted.<p>Eye Steel Film<p>There are more than a thousand banana species in the world, but you've probably only ever tasted one. The Cavendish banana is the one we know and love. It's the one the international banana economy is based …

10 Natural DIY Citrus Cleaners

We are big fans of natural cleaners here on Apartment Therapy, and generally they are very easy (and inexpensive!) to make. I personally try to use …

How to prepare citrus fruit

A twist of citrus lifts almost any recipe, from cake to roast chicken – but if your skills stop at squeezing a wedge into your G&T, read on ...<p><b>Choosing your fruit</b><br>Buying citrus should be a hands-onexperience. Pick blemish-free fruit that feel heavy for their size. Fruit with thinner, smoother skin …

10 Ice Cream Recipes That Use Fall and Winter Fruit

I know what you're thinking: who's making ice cream when it's this cold out? But hear me out. The only thing more impressive than serving your own homemade pie during the holidays is topping it with a scoop of your own homemade ice cream. And much of the fruit that's at its best right now—citrus, …

Eating More Vegetables Can Almost Halve Your Risk of Dying

We’ve all been told to eat our vegetables, and even if we don’t like it, we know they’re good for us. But a new study shows just how good for our …

Holistic Medicine

Frogmore Stew Recipe

"I've been using this recipe for over 20 years, ever since I moved to South Carolina. It can be adjusted to serve any number. Allow 2 tablespoons of …

Backpacker rescued from waterfall in Yosemite National Park

A backpacker who narrowly avoided plunging to his death from a waterfall at Yosemite National Park is hoisted to safety by a helicopter rescue crew<p>A backpacker has been winched to safety from a waterfall at <b>Yosemite National Park</b> after slipping and falling into the torrent.<p>The man was flushed …

Dive into the Watery Remains of Shipwrecks at This National Park

<b>Location: California<br>Established: March 5, 1980<br>Size: 249,354 acres</b><p>Strung along a stretch of California coast are five separate pieces of land surrounded by 1,252 square nautical miles of sea. Channel Islands National Park and Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary protect these islands, the sea …

Yosemite National Park

<b>Location: California<br>Established: October 1, 1890<br>Size: 747,956 acres</b><p>In a high-country meadow two hikers crouch near the edge of a mirroring lake and watch a pika as it harvests blades of grass for a nest deep within a huge rock pile. When they resume walking, there is no other person in sight for as …

Fulltimers Guide to Surviving Holiday Weekends

Sure, us fulltimers have it easy – 50 weeks out of the year, we have practically the whole place to ourselves. However, there are a few times when …