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Top Nine Must Know Winter Travel Tips

Nine Essential Winter Travel Tips 1. Winter Weather Forecasts Listening to weather forecasts can be confusing. But, to ensure that you and your family members travel safe, it is s essential that you know at least basic weather definitions. So, if you don’t have to go on a road trip, go another time when a blizzard, snow squall, freezing rain is not present. 2.  Windchill Factor Not taking windchill into account can be deadly as wind can make a brisk temperature into a bone-chilling experience. The chart below says it all how heavy wind can cause hypothermia.   3. ...

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Bark River’s Grind In

The Bark River Grind In Are you a knife enthusiast? Do you collect knives like some people collect sports cards? Are you wanting to explore a career in knife making? If so, you should look into Bark River Knives Grind Ins where you’ll learn to make knives the right way, the Bark River way. First of all, this class is for everyone, who is interested in knives, and not just survival knives as, if you want, you can even make a kitchen knife. The Grind Ins take place three times a year (typically March, June, and September) and you...

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Firewood Is Not Created Equally: Choosing The Best Firewood

Choosing The Correct Type Of Wood For The Job There are thousands of videos, articles and other information, which tell you how to build a fire.  However, selecting the correct wood for the job is often ignored.   Some may think that this information is relatively basic and that most people should already know this information.  However,  fireplace us is not ass common as it used to be.   The reason for this is either through choice (it is a lot easier to turn on your heater vs. chopping wood), heavy regulation, and even some cities (because of pollution...

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Flood Preparedness Survival Tips: After The Flood

Flood Relief Information You may have done everything you possibly could for hurricane preparedness or flood preparedness. For example, you may have, what you thought was, a hurricane proof home and you may have thought you have a flood proof house. However, no matter how well prepared for a hurricane, your hurricane ready house or flood proof house still may be either severely hit by flood damage. So, what can you do after the flood has hit and you have either substantial flood damage or been destroyed?  This included infographic is an excellent source for numerous flood relief ideas....

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Egg Long Term Food Storage Cheat Sheet

Egg Long Term Food Storage Guidelines A while back, eggs, because of cholesterol,  were considered to be unhealthy.  But, now they are considered to be healthy.  Eggs, along with milk, are considered to have among the best protein sources.   According to WebMD: With science on our side, we can once again enjoy the wonderfully nutritious egg. Along with milk, eggs contain the highest biological value (or gold standard) for protein. One egg has only 75 calories but 7 grams of high-quality protein, 5 grams of fat, and 1.6 grams of saturated fat, along with iron, vitamins, minerals, and carotenoids. Good...

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