Chia Seeds

Chia Seeds

Chia seed is much better used as a food than as a pet. It is actually an ancient superfood from the sage family (Salvia Hispanica), and was once a staple of the Incan, Mayan and Aztec cultures, along with the…

Camp Fire Temperature Estimation Tip

Camp Fire Temperature Estimation Tip

This is a very quick tip that is handy to keep around. Until you do this enough to memorize, I would laminate an index card with the chart below and stick in somewhere with your camping/bugout equipment If you have…

Cleaning Hydration bladders with Efferdent

Cleaning Hydration bladders with Efferdent

When I was in the service I was witness to some guys putting some tobacco sauce inside someone’s hydration bladder. I remember thinking it was pretty funny at the time, but changed my mind when I saw how hard it…

Recipe Tuna Can Cake

Recipe Tuna Can Cake

I like pineapple upside down cake, but I don’t make it often. We never end up eating the whole cake and I hate to see it wasted. When we made the bread in a can video I started thinking, and…

Basic Lashing - Making a Tripod

Basic Lashing – Making a Tripod

Lashing is a great skill to have, with some rope and a little knowledge you can make all sorts of useful things. Start with a Clove Hitch around one pole. Wrap about six racking turns (Racking is the when the…