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Seriously clever! A headlamp around a gallon of water = ambient light for your tent and a great night lamp when the power is out or for little kids campfire nights!! :D


Homemade Tick Repellent

Natural tick deterrent for human usage - 1 part tea tree oil to 2 parts water in a spray bottle. Spray it on shoes, socks or pant cuffs. This is good to know!

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How to Build an Evaporative Cooler

This might be important for camping /Preparedness friends who live in Arizona... where they could die from heat exposure.... How to build an Evaporative Cooler (swamp cooler) - This would be great for camping on those HOT days

No more mosquito's!! Cut the top (just before the start of the cone) off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together, using a glue or silicon. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food…

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Make your own lunchbox icepacks from dollar store sponges soaked in water and put in ziplock bag. When they thaw, the sponge absorbs the water. I completely forgot about this handy trick! -also great for those ouches that need a cold compress