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Trail Cameras: What You Must Know Before You Buy

Trail cameras are popular for hunting, wildlife viewing, home security, and surveillance. With so many different types and features, where do you start? From the main types of trail cameras, to how to set them up and how often to check them, here are the basics you must know before … Read more

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Best Trail Cameras Under $100

Are you looking for an affordable trail camera that works well but doesn’t break the bank? As technology improves, trail cameras are keeping pace and now offer better features at a reasonable and affordable price. From hunting and wildlife observation to security and surveillance, here are our reviews of the … Read more

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Best Night Vision Monocular Buyers Guide 2018

Are you looking for a night vision monocular for observing objects in low light or darkness? A monocular is light-weight, portable and easy to use. It’s a great choice for hunting and camping or security and surveillance. Here are our top five picks for buying the best night vision monocular … Read more

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Beginners Guide to Making Wine From Fruit Juice

Are you looking for an easy way to make wine at home but you don’t have any winemaking equipment? Here’s an easy homemade wine recipe using common items that you already have around the house. Winemaking at home is easy with our beginner’s guide to making wine from fruit juice. … Read more

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How to Use A Multi-Tool Can Opener

Do you know how to use a multi-tool can opener? You know, it’s that small hooked blade on your multi-tool? If you do, then you’ve most likely used one before. Like most things, it’s easy once you’ve done it. It’s hard and frustrating if you haven’t. So, if you haven’t, this … Read more

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Snow and Seed Catalogs – Gardening In Winter

It’s my favorite January ritual. But it’s far more fun than resolutions and things to give up. After a month of holidays and celebrations, January dawns cold and dreary. And just when the Christmas catalogs have stopped arriving in the mailbox, something new appears. Something that whets the appetite and … Read more

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5 Steps to an Effective Survival Food Plan

Do you have a survival food plan? Survival food – it’s one of the first things you think of when prepping for a crisis. It’s also one of the first things to disappear from the grocery store shelves in an emergency. But where do you start? Here are five steps … Read more

Gardening and Other Natural Disasters

When I was younger and frighteningly optimistic, I decided to try a little experiment in living off the land. Considering the fact that I had absolutely no prior gardening experience, I figured, people have been doing this for centuries and so it would be easy enough to try. After all, … Read more