Penny Can Stove Tutorial

How To Make A Penny Can Stove

Penny stove? I was confused too but Sensible Prepper made a wonderful video tutorial that helped straighten me out. This little ‘contraption’ is perfect for campers and hikers alike. It can be a mini heater or a tiny cook stove. It runs for about 12 minutes and can be used more than once. This is … Read more Penny Can Stove Tutorial

Have You Ever Tried Turning A Soda Can Into One Of These?

Penny Stove

The Boy Scout motto is ‘always be prepared.’ That’s good advice for everyone, not just the scout troops of America. This DIY stove is a great way to do that. It could save your bacon in a pinch. I want to make some of these! They will be great for camping or a survival kit. … Read more Have You Ever Tried Turning A Soda Can Into One Of These?

How To Make A Swedish Log Candle

Log Candle

Wow! This is pretty great. I’m so doing this someday! This is the best campfire/camp stove/fire pit that I’ve ever seen. Ever! A Swedish log candle is a log that has had an eight pointed star cut down into it. When an acceleract is poured into the crevasses and lit, it becomes the most perfect … Read more How To Make A Swedish Log Candle

How to Heat A Room With Candles

Candle Powered Air Heater

I think I’m going sledding this weekend. Or maybe ice skating. I love outdoor activities like that but cold and snow are only good in small doses; then I want to be warm again! I turned my heater up an hour and a half ago and it has only bumped up two degrees. Unacceptable! I … Read more How to Heat A Room With Candles

Emergency ‘Metal Can’ Lighting and Air Heater

Homemade ‘Metal Can’ Air Heater

Brrrrr! Sooo cold! It’s 30 degrees out right now and the low tonight is supposed to be 2. Eeeek! I’ve come to deal with the disappointment of not living in a tropical climate by making my house a cozy warm paradise. My husband isn’t the biggest fan of our heating bill but ‘happy wife, happy … Read more Emergency ‘Metal Can’ Lighting and Air Heater

This Typical Las Vegas Home Is Hiding An Amazing Underground Secret

bunker home

A wealthy business man, Girard Henderson, wanted to build his dream house. Do note that this was back during the Cold War in the 1970s. Girard was a bit eccentric and a bit paranoid. He was afraid of an all out nuclear war between the USA and Russia. To protect his family he built a … Read more This Typical Las Vegas Home Is Hiding An Amazing Underground Secret

A Survival Shelter So Comfy You’ll Forget You’re 20 Feet Below Ground

Deadly unknown diseases. Viruses without cures. End of the world zombie domination. Okay, it may all seem a bit far fetched, but you can never be too careful when the topic is about survival. Or maybe you value your privacy and may want to double your security or have a need to rejuvenate yourself from … Read more A Survival Shelter So Comfy You’ll Forget You’re 20 Feet Below Ground