Each and every day, people trudge to their mailboxes to collect the inevitable: bills for the services they consume. These services, which include everything from electric power, water and gas to telephone, trash and cable television, certainly allow us to live more conveniently—even a bit more comfortably—but the price tag for this comfort and convenience can be quite high, … [Read more...] about The Grid: What Is It? How To Get Off It? Should You Get Off It?
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Shaped like a horizontal version of a traditional bow, the crossbow is an impressive weapon—a weapon that is capable of taking down some of the biggest game in the world. It is also a very accurate weapon, one that can kill an animal or hit a target from scores of yards away. The weapon has been used for centuries in places where it is legal, and those who have mastered it … [Read more...] about How to Use a Crossbow: Tips for Beginners
So you want to learn to hunt? If so, you are about to embark on a journey that, while quite involved, can literally change the way you look at the world. Contrary to popular belief, hunting is not just about picking up a gun and killing an animal. It’s about a culture of respect that embraces nature and everything in it. Learning how to hunt is a multi-step process. Of … [Read more...] about Essential Guide On How To Learn To Hunt (Tips for Beginners)
Freeze drying is one of the best known ways to preserve food for many months or years on end. Food that is freeze dried tends to last longer than food preserved using any other method—up to decades—and once it is reconstituted the food loses very little to none of its original taste or nutritional value. Although freeze drying is a method that has been in existence for … [Read more...] about How to Freeze Dry Food
According to experts, it is estimated that about 2,000 people get lost in the wilderness each year—not a huge number, but still worth our attention. The good news is that most of these people are either rescued or eventually find their way to safety. However, there are a small percentage of people who will die while waiting to be saved. Given this fact, what exactly should … [Read more...] about What To Do If You Get Lost In The Wilderness