Make A Rain Barrel Easy and Quick

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This a simple and quick way to make a rain barrel. This will help cut back on your water usage for watering your garden and flowers. Also, this will be a good implementation to your water storage for drinking and cooking, but you will want to filter that water before you drink or cook with it. Continue reading

Yoga Mat Chemicals In Fast Food Bread

Yoga Mat Chemicals In Fast Food Bread

Last week, Subway made an announcement that it is taking the steps to remove the chemical azodicarbonamide from its bread recipe. For those of you who aren’t chemists, azodicarbonamide is a plastic-based additive that’s used by those who produce bread on a mass scale as a “dough strengthener.” It’s also used in shoe soles and yoga mats, which does not paint the most appetizing of pictures. Continue reading

Stop iPhone Tracking and Save Battery

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Read this article to save your iPhone battery and turn off the tracking services that are always running. I found that my phone actually kept a log of where I have been!! You bet I turned it off. Continue reading

How To Start A Fire Using Ice

How To Start A Fire Using Ice

This is true thinking outside of the box! Remember when you were a kid and you used a magnifying glass to burn stuff, and maybe even used it on an ant or two? In the video below a man forms a magnifying glass out of a block of ice and uses it to start a fire. Truly resourceful. Continue reading