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Top 4 Wearable Fire Starters

Top 4 Wearable Fire Starters

I feel like I talk about fire starting skills and tools a lot. I talk about it a lot because fire can be the source of survival. It provides warmth, security, light, cooks food, boils water (for drinking) and lots more! In short, fire is awesome. I’m always trying to think of ways to have fire making tools and materials readily available to me no matter what situation. I have some on my keychain and in my diaper bag (which…

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Top 4 Emergency Shelter Ideas

Top 4 Emergency Shelter Ideas

Editor/Contributor: Joshua Garcia Shelter is generally #2 on my list (#1 is water). However, it’s still important. When we think about shelter, we need to keep in mind that the clothes on our back and our surroundings can help us with shelter. For instance, the hat on your hat provides some good shelter from the sun. Or that big coat provides shelter from the rain or snow or wind. The trees that surround you can provide protection from the sun….

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Top 5 Survival/Prepper Fire Starters & Fire Starting Tips

Top 5 Survival/Prepper Fire Starters & Fire Starting Tips

Instafire – I don’t watch much TV but apparently the inventors of this product were on Shark Tank! Instafire is truly awesome. It lights easily and you only need a little bit to get a good fire started. It says it will only start 4 fires, but I can start a lot more fires with the stuff inside of there. The one downside to it is that it doesn’t have a zipper! So once it’s opened, it’s open and it’ll…

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11 Tips for Camping with a Newborn

11 Tips for Camping with a Newborn

We recently took our 2 and a half month old daughter camping for the first time. We were so excited and while many people said it was too early and she was too young, we are not the type of people to think that our daughter is too young to do anything. She may only be 2 and a half months old (at the time of writing this), but she’s already been skeet shooting, shooting at the range, dove hunting,…

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