Preserve Eggs Refrigeration Free for up to 1 year with Mineral Oil - You simply apply a solid coat over the egg shell which seals the pores and keeps the oxygen from penetrating the shell. You can then store them in a cool, dark and dry place for up to one year. Sounds crazy, but what do you think our grandparents and great grandparents did without refrigeration? You can also use lard.
To keep hot water handy for use around camp: *Fill several zip-seal plastic bags with water and place them inside a black plastic garbage bag. *Lay the bag in direct sunlight on smooth ground. Make sure there are no sharp sticks or stones beneath the bags that could puncture them. *In just a few hours, the water in the zip-seal bags will be hot. *Carefully remove a bag from the garbage sack (you might need gloves to hold it), unzip one corner and pour the hot water where you