Crisco Candle for emergency situations. Simply put a piece of string in a tub of shortening, and it will burn for up to 45 days.
Day 24 - Make Your Own Emergency Toilet from Mom with a PREP | 30 Days of Preparedness 2014
Great kitchen tip for saving tomato paste- freeze and slice
Food & drink
How to get wax out of old candles to reuse containers. I will be so glad I pinned this!!
72 hour kit for emergency preparedness. Good ideas.
Mom stuff - tips & such
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.
store matches in mason jar, add a piece of sand paper in the cap on which to strike the matches
Emergency Preparedness stove- how to build/use one of these for "those" times when there's no other way to cook.
a great way to carry supplements and medicines in an emergency bag!
Tips and Tricks