Seriously clever! A headlamp around a gallon of water = ambient light for your tent and a great night lamp when the power is out.

Simple Cheap Air Conditioner that's perfect when tent camping in summer and you want to cool down!!

DIY Portable Bucket Air Conditioner | eHow--- cheap small fan, gallon of frozen water, etc. easy!

HyperActiveX: Camping Tips

25 clever tips to make life easier. Seriously - Take a peek at them - you will use at least 18 of them!

Removing a splinter from one's skin http://humanbodyhealthguide.com/category/health-tips-how-tos-home-remedies/

31 crazy camping tricks that will make your life easier

terra-cotta space heater.... several ways to do it, can heat up an entire room. Going to keep a supply of pots and candles on hand, to warm each room in case the power goes out this winter!

How to Make Swedish Fire Log

Camping

Play with sponge balls (instead of water balloons) all summmmer long!!

make toothpaste dots, let them dry, sprinkle them with baking soda then pop them into a bag. When camping, put one in your mouth and chew--add water and brush.

Folding fitted sheets

good idea for pancake batter

Make a giant outdoor water bed for the kids... or adults!

good to know- dutch oven cooking temperature tips

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#Preppers/Survivalists: Hammock Tent with a 'Rain Catching' Tarp. http://dunway.us/kindle/html/frugal1.html

Aha! A large, easily replaceable striking surface. Better yet, keep some spare circles *inside* the jar to replace them. The jar would hold far more matches than one circle could last for anyway.