Terra-cotta space heater for a small room. Several ways to provide heat for an entire room. Going to keep a supply of pots and candles on hand to warm each room just in case the power goes out this winter!
Chewing Gum + AA Battery = Fire Starter - Tear a Foil-Backed Wrapper Into an Hourglass Shape. Touch the Foil to the Positive and Negative Battery Terminals. The Electrical Current will Cause the Wrapper to Ignite and Light a Candle or Tinder.
Survival Zombie Apocalypse: For camping or a kit, always carry a pencil sharpener in your bag or survival kit. It can be used to sharpen sticks for use in arrows or gigs, and the shavings make an excellent tinder for fire starting.
DIY Emergency Heater - With just two clay pots and some tea light candles you can have a room heater when the power goes out! These items would be a great addition to the batteries, flashlights and candles we keep on hand for stormy nights.
Food Storage for "Dummies" (who are SMART enough read this
Preparing a home emergency closet is so important! Being organized could save your life. I've been reading these kinds of posts for many years; she makes some points under "being organized can prevent.