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How To Make a Penny Battery

How To Make a Penny Battery See how to make a penny battery today and always have a quick source of power in an emergency. Perfect for small projets like powering a small clock or LED’s. I will start off by saying… obviously, this is not going to be powering anything significant, but I want …

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71 Of The World’s Best Homemade Soap Recipes

71 Of The World’s Best Homemade Soap Recipes Did you know that a lot of body wash and soaps that you buy from the store may have chemicals in them that if used over years can actually be absorbed by your body and cause illness? I knew that but didn’t really think about it much …

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Easy To Make Anti-Mosquito Incense

Easy To Make Anti-Mosquito Incense I am sure by now that if you step outside and try to enjoy the evenings in your garden that you get eaten alive by the flying vampires called mosquitoes. You can spray yourself with deet if you are comfortable spraying harmful chemicals on your body. I however am not. …

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A Step-By-Step Guide to Building a Natural Swimming Pool

A Step-By-Step Guide to Building a Natural Swimming Pool A natural swimming pool or natural swimming pond (NSP) is a system consisting of a constructed body of water, where the water is contained by an isolating membrane or membranes, in which no chemicals or devices that disinfect or sterilize water are used, and all clarifying and …

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Over 100 Free Dog House Plans

Over 100 Free Dog House Plans With summer getting off to a great start, this means more time will be spent outside and that also includes mans best friend, your dog/s. If you are like me you may not own a dog house because your dogs are indoor dogs. Well, don’t spend hundreds of dollars …

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7 Different Ways To Naturally Preserve Foods

7 Different Ways To Naturally Preserve Foods Knowing how to preserve food can make all the difference in the world to your long term survival plan. When you think of preserving foods I bet you think of dehydrating, or freezing the food. Did you know that there are at least 7 different “natural” ways of preserving …

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13 Attractive Ways To Create Privacy In Your Yard

13 Attractive Ways To Create Privacy In Your Yard If you live in a city or neighborhood you know the age old issue of no privacy. In fact you probably feel like if you go outside you are being watched. I know when I lived in the city, I felt like I couldn’t even sunbath …

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How To Turn Any Bike Into An Electric Bike

How To Turn Any Bike Into An Electric Bike This is a cool project for anyone to undertake. It’s pretty simple once you read over the instructable and has many great informative photos and instructions showing and telling you what to do. I would take this once step further tho and make a full size …

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Fabulous DIY Scented Mason Jar Oil Candles

Fabulous DIY Scented Mason Jar Oil Candles Do you use the plugin air fresheners in your home? if you do I would highly recommend you STOP. They could be killing you. I do not want to scare you with that comment but I stopped using them 4 years ago and my house has never smelled …

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44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival

44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival These 44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival could just save your life! Paracord is worth it’s weight in gold! If you ask any survivalist or outdoorsman you will get that answer! 550 paracord is named 550 because inside the outer coating is 7 strands of …

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