DIY Bottle Cap Survival Kit

Hi everybody, today we’ll be building a small and waterproof storage compartment inside our water bottle’s cap, so without further ado, here’s what we’ll need: a wide mouth water bottle with screw in loop cap(I used a SubZero 500ml, but Klean Kanteen has some great ones, the Classic series) a plastic, disposable water bottle superglue…

How to Make a Lip Balm Knife

Yes, this is one of those things that I really don’t know how to introduce, I know that I should tell you why you need this item and how it’s going to change your life for the better, how it’s going to save your life in natural disasters or calamities, enable you to survive in…

Growing a Pomato (or Tomtato)

According to Wikipedia: “The pomato (or tomtato) is a chimera produced by grafting a tomato plant and a potato plant… Cherry tomatoes grow on the vine, while white potatoes grow in the soil from the same plant.” Now that you know WHAT we are growing, I bet you want to know WHY on earth would…

Making a Bear Horn

The mushroom season is on and I finally have a credible reason for wondering around in the nearby forests and mountainsides, the only problem is, that my mushroom hunting ground is also home to Europe’s largest brown bear population, an estimated 6500 to 7000 specimens live in the Carpathian Mountains, of course not all of…

Starting a Balcony Garden

Before we begin let me state the obvious: the greenery in that first photo is digitally manipulated, nearly all of my photos of last years’ balcony gardens were lost when technology failed me, but that’s enough about me, let’s talk about me: I live in a small mountain town that nobody ever heard of, well,…