How to Build a Camp Fire | Quick and Simple

Building a camp fire is a staple for getting out and enjoying the great outdoors. But for beginners, it can easily turn into a daunting task if you don't know the basics. Here is a quick how-to on what you need to do to quickly get a fire lit and start warming up. For preparing …

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Harvest Right Freeze Dryer: Set Up and Review

We got ahold of a Harvest Right Freeze Dryer for a couple of weeks to test out and review. Freeze drying takes all of the water out of the food, making it storable for a much longer period of time (many foods can store for 25 years when freeze dried). Freeze dried food is becoming …

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Episode 2: Food Storage (Emergency Preparedness Basics)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsAVjgpU5zg The next step in our discussion on the basics of emergency preparedness is food storage.  When I was young, we didn't have a whole lot of options as far as food storage. Growing up, my parents liked to keep a food storage in case of hard times, but our only options were basic ingredients like …

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Episode 1: Water Storage (Emergency Preparedness Basics)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0EjDYAn2xQ Being that water is one of the most important items for Emergency Preparedness, it's where I wanted to start off first.  It's an absolutely critical item that a lot of people overlook.  After all, you can go a lot longer without food than you can without water. As I mentioned in my last post, …

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Intro To Prepping: Emergency Preparedness Basics Series

I wanted to spend some time talking about Emergency Preparedness Basics.  Now, a lot of the people already watching my channel and reading the blog may already be a good ways down the "prepping" road, with a zombie plan firmly in hand.  This series could be good information for you, but primarily focused on those around us …

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Winter Camping Made Easy?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzvfgj39nng For some people the thought of winter camping is a nightmare - kind of like finding yourself at the mall on the Saturday before Christmas.  But I've always been told that there's no such thing as bad weather...just bad gear.  Well, we wanted to put that to the test.  Can you really do a …

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