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Camping and Surviving in the Frozen Mountains

Camping and Surviving in the Frozen Mountains

The greatest thing about growing up and currently living in Colorado is the access to the incredible outdoors.   From an early age I learned to shoot, camp, hunt, fish, navigate, drive, and thrive in Mother Nature and the challenges she...

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Are the Florida Keys Sinking Into the Ocean?

Are the Florida Keys Sinking Into the Ocean?

In Florida, some people are getting that sinking feeling. And no wonder. Recently saltwater flooded the low-lying streets of a Key Largo neighborhood for nearly three months. The only way trapped residents could get out was by slowly driving their...

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Emergency weather radio is a must for your home

Emergency weather radio is a must for your home

We’ve all seen plenty of bug-out bag lists. Many of them contain a lot of the same items. Including survival food, water, flashlights, batteries, first-aid kit, etc. Some of these lists contain an emergency weather radio. But some don’t. My...

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A Million Californians Don't Have Clean Drinking Water

A Million Californians Don't Have Clean Drinking Water

Californians have been concerned about water quantity and quality for years now. Four years ago, already-bad drought conditions worsened due an unusually low amount of winter snowfall. That snowmelt is what the state relies on to refill its water reservoirs....

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11 foods that will increase your stamina

11 foods that will increase your stamina

Remember when you could run and play all day? And not even feel tired until you laid your head on the pillow that night?For many of us, those days were a long time ago. Most of us are not nearly...

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Power Loss & Off-the-Grid living

Power Loss & Off-the-Grid living

Having grown up and currently living in Colorado, I learned at an early age that the incredible beauty this state offers can turn wicked in a matter of hours. Especially during the winter. In fact, power outages were a regularly...

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Keeping Food Safe During the Holidays

Keeping Food Safe During the Holidays

Food is a big part of the holidays. Make that a huge part. A successful holiday gathering is dependent upon food being fresh, tasty and safe.  And in many homes, the gatherings are rather large. Parents, children, grandparents, grandchildren, aunts,...

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