How to easily make a cup of steaming hot tea when you are in deep snow.
Here’s a demo on making cordage out of yucca.
Keep a small tube a vaseline in an emergency kit to use with cotton pads for quick fire starting.
You should carry alcohol swabs in your first aid kit. You can also use them to help start a fire in poor conditions.
You can use a corner of your cotton T-shirt to start a fire in an emergency. Watch how:
Don’t throw away a lighter just because it runs out of fuel. You can still light a fire with it!
You can make a nice long-burning emergency candle if you have an old can of Crisco around. Watch Joe Brandl demonstrate it:
You can use common household items to help start a fire. Joe Brandl shows you how here:
Here is a demo of starting a fire using duct tape!
Here is a video of Joe Brandl starting a fire with a bow drill. You can return from here with the back arrow.
or this version of fire starting…