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Aquamax Waterproof Crank Flashlight: Flashlights at L.L.Bean. Solar Wind 'N Go Flashlight: Flashlights at L.L.Bean. 10 Essential Homemade Survival Items. You'll be happy to know that you carry around highly flammable materials every time you wear your favorite blue jeans. Well, maybe not particularly happy in normal circumstances, but when you need to light a fire pretty quickly and need to get your hands on some tinder, just reach into your pocket and use the lint! It ignites very quickly-you'll be glad you wore your favorite jeans on your hiking-trip-gone-wrong. 3. A Drop of Bleach Of course we all know that water is crucial to our survival.

List of Survival Supplies. Use this list of survival supplies to get prepared for emergencies. Emergency survival situations can happen anywhere at any time due to nature, driving a car, a fire, recreation, or civil unrest. Are you prepared for survival in these situations? Survival preparedness saves you the trouble of trying to predict when an survival situation will occur.

Survival preparedness is easy, affordable and can be easily accomplished by you and your family. Safe Winter Driving. Planning a road trip through snow and ice?

Safe Winter Driving

These road-tested tips from professional driving instructor Bob Schaller will help keep you safe, warm, and on track. RTA's Road Food Guru Dennis Weaver tells how to stay hydrated and nourished in cold weather. Before you drive, clear the snow and ice from the windows, hood, lights, and roof. Public Education: In for a Penny, In for a Pound (Guest Article) The author of this guest article, Tim Hicks, has been an educator in Texas for more than 20 years.

Public Education: In for a Penny, In for a Pound (Guest Article)

In all of those years, the thing that Tim has cared most deeply about, aside from his family, is teaching; the quality of teaching, the political direction of teaching and most importantly, the end result of teaching. Like many of you, I have sat watching and listening aghast at the public education three-ring-cluster that has been going on for years. One group argues there’s not enough emphasis on basics. How to knit close-fitting fingerless gloves. To knit one pair of fingerless gloves, you will need the following supplies: 1 pair size 7 (4.5 mm) knitting needles.

How to knit close-fitting fingerless gloves

(Size 8 will also work) 1 skein Worsted Weight yarn, any color. 1 tapestry needle. BrainPOP - Animated Educational Site for Kids - Science, Social Studies,... Songs that make you feel better. This Awesome Urn Will Turn You into a Tree After You Die. You don't find many designers working in the funeral business thinking about more creative ways for you to leave this world (and maybe they should be).

This Awesome Urn Will Turn You into a Tree After You Die

However, the product designer Gerard Moline has combined the romantic notion of life after death with an eco solution to the dirty business of the actual, you know, transition. His Bios Urn is a biodegradable urn made from coconut shell, compacted peat and cellulose and inside it contains the seed of a tree. Once your remains have been placed into the urn, it can be planted and then the seed germinates and begins to grow. Famous World Ideologies, as explained by references to Cows. A Low Impact Woodland Home. The Eight Irresistible Principles of Fun.