How to use a Defibrillator

You may think that using a defibrillator would be a tricky situation but after having the chance to get some hands on expereince with using them, I can safely say that they are actually very easy to use. Not all defibrillators are going to look the same but they all function in pretty much the same way. The machine itself actually tells you what to do with the use of clear spoken instructions so you…

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8 Tips to Reduce Plastic Waste

According to WWF there are eight million tonnes of plastic that ends up in our oceans every year, killing and harming marine life. It has been estimated that 8.3 billion tonnes of virgin plastic has been produced to date. Of that, only 9% was recycled. 12% of that was incinerated with the further 79% accumulating in our landfills or the natural environment. How is this survival? This about the survival of the planet and if…

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How to Make Your Own Strike Anywhere Matches

Although strike anywhere matches can still be purchased with a little bit of shopping around, they certainly seem to be getting harder and harder to get hold of. Well today we want to show you how to make your very strike anywhere matches at home. I have seen a fair few different videos for making strike anywhere matches but the method I will be sharing today comes from Brainfoo and is certainly the best that…

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How to Know If Plastic Container is Food Grade

Food storage is a top priority for preppers however, it is necessary to use the appropriate food storage containers for the job so as not to ruin your stockpile. Even none-preppers may stockpile for the long-term but unless they do their research they seem to think that they can just buy bags of rice and store them away in those bags. The thing is, those bags are not made for long-term storage, in fact, hardly any…

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How to Dry Your Own Fruit at Home in an Oven

Drying your own fruit at home is not a hard task and can be done rather easily using nothing more than just your oven. Although the process itself may take a few hours, it is pretty much hands-off so you can focus on your other preps while the fruit is drying. If you like to do large batches, we do recommend that you invest in a food dehydrator but if you just do a couple…

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