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Poncho Liner Uses, Pros, and Cons | Best Field & Survival Gear

One of my favorite pieces of survival gear is the poncho liner. It gives warmth, comfort, and a sense of peace whenever I’m wrapped in it. I’m not …

Backpacking

10 Essential Items You’ll Need to Survive in the Desert

Joshua Krause <br>Ready Nutrition<p>Most preppers know which basic supplies are needed to survive in the wild. Things like waters filters, knives canteens, …

A Practical Zeer Pot (evaporative Cooler / Non-electrical Refrigerator)

How to Increase Humidity for Houseplants<p>Tessellated Wooden Art<p>How to Choose the Right Pot or Planter for a Plant<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>The …

Wastewater

How long-distance hiking will change your personality

When I started my outdoor “career” seven years ago I had had no idea how this new life style would change my personality. 32,000 km on foot (and a …

What You Need to Know about Water Tablets

Water purification tablets are an ideal one-step back up form of water treatment. They are especially good for <b>Get Home Bags</b> and Bug Out Bags because …

2 5 1 Progression Explained: Lesson & Guitar Chords

This lesson provides an introduction to the 2 5 1 progression.<p>Even if you don’t play jazz, the 2 5 1 is a very important sequence of chords.<p>This …

Bloglovin

Everytime I’ve done an <b></b>emergency fair, the most popular <b>alternative cooking</b> method that I demonstrate has been the <b>Rocket Stove</b> (by a long shot)! People …

​How To Sharpen Any Knife

A sharp knife isn't just sharper, it's a safer, more efficient, more precise tool. And, like most people, your knives are probably dull. Here's how …

German researchers discover a flaw that could let anyone listen to your cell calls.

German researchers have discovered security flaws that could let hackers, spies and criminals listen to private phone calls and intercept text messages on a potentially massive scale – even when cellular networks are using the most advanced encryption now available.<p>The flaws, to be reported at a …

Rendering Birch Oil

Many folks ask me what I use to protect my wooden handled tools and the best answer in this day is just go buy some boiled linseed oil or use some …

DIY Axe Handle | The Art of Manliness

Making an axe handle is an old skill from long before you could purchase a pre-finished handle from the hardware store. Back then, the axe head was …

The Secret History of Hermits

In nearly every civilization with historical records, we find stories of people who went off by themselves to live in the wilderness. But not all …

Ancient History