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Dryer Lint Fire Starters: I always save all my dryer lint for when we have fires in the back yard. Dryer lint is faboo alone for beginning a fire, but this is a neat way to bring it with you for when you go camping. My grandma used to do this for us...

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41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

Cotton pads dipped in wax are a crazy easy way to make portable fire starters.

In an emergency, a crayon will burn for 30 mins. https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/999671_589340901098799_1917280852_n.jpg

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Turn Tic Tac Containers Into Spice Storage — Skruben

Tic Tac Containers as Spice Storage: take spices with you on road trips and backpack or camping adventures...Brilliant!

Prep some firestarters. Fill an egg carton with dryer lint and pour melted candles into each cup, let cool. Tear them off and ignite to start a quick fire. -This would be a good gift for my dad

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21 DIY Emergency Preparedness Hacks

Make firestarter balls out of dryer lint and petroleum jelly. | 21 DIY Emergency Preparedness Hacks I like the altoids tin approach to storing them. I'll have to buy altoids even though I don't like 'em!

Great for a Car Safety & Survival Kit!The Uber Match is simple to make, highly water and wind resistant. Uses 4 matches, cotton, and wax. Starts camp fires easier with larger flame that lasts a few minutes!

Adding sage to your campfire or fire pit keeps mosquitoes and bugs away. Good to know for an outdoor fire pit!

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If youre camping...Rub petroleum jelly over a bunch of cotton balls...then store in ziplock bag..Then when your ready to make a fire pull a few cotton strands out then place under your wood then light your cotton ball..instant fire starter ----- Good to know for fire pits too! :)

The cardboard carton is easy to light with a match and then the charcoal starts too! >> So smart and simple!

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How To Make Your Own Fire Starters

DIY fire starters: egg carton, dryer lint and old candle wax

Single Use Packs, made using straws and a lighter. Great for traveling! This would work for all kinds of things like toothpaste, etc. Label with fine point Sharpie.

Dryer Lint: This is the best fire starter out there! I don't worry about chemicals, either, because I make my own laundry detergent (found on my Dirty Hippy - Home board; three easy ingredients!!)

Make logs for camping season this year with old newspapers, time to bring recycling a bit more back in the home.

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Emergency Campfire Starter

How to start a fire with wet wood. Good to know.

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How to Make Mini Straw Fire Starters (easy)

How to make mini straw fire starters (good for camping or for a survival kit)