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Newcomer's guide to Houston floods

At Yellowstone National Park’s entrance, they hand visitors pamphlets about bear encounters and potential dangers. Houston might consider doing something similar.

Houston’s flat.

The bayous aren’t for scenic venues. 802 more words


Cast Iron Cooking: One of the Best Investments a Prepper Can Make

By Tess Pennington – Ready Nutrition

Years ago, I made an investment into cast iron skillets to use in an off-grid environment. We frequently went camping and I needed to find cookware that could be used indoors, as well as outdoors. 1,653 more words


Defining Fulcrum

And where is the fulcrum for you? On what does everything sit? On what tip does everything balance?

I get up each morning and sometimes feel as if this changes. 334 more words


Growing pains the same.

Off-roaders and high flyers. They arrive without invitation. But what can you do? Being standoffish, ignoring them doesn’t work. If you don’t invite them on over, they’ll just squat. 583 more words


Dumb Hiker Tries Bushcraft Stuff 2

Here is my second attempt at starting a fire with a Ferro rod. I was challenged to do so from another hiker on YouTube. You can watch the video here: … 10 more words


Bloom Where You’re Planted: Prepping to Survive Where You Are Right Now

By Daisy Luther – The Organic Prepper

Have you ever heard anyone utter some variation of one of these comments?

“I’m going to start prepping as soon as I can move.” 2,698 more words


Learn To Build Shelter For Any Survival Situation

By Lisa S. – The Bug Out Bag Guide

Summer’s right around the corner, and for many people that means getting back to the great outdoors, whether it be for a day hike or a weekend camping trip. 160 more words