15 12, 2017

The Perfect Makeshift Bow

Bows are powerful and should always be handled with care, one wrong move and you might hurt some body. Use this at your own risk and be careful, some information [...]

13 11, 2017

Food In The Wild

Living or camping in the woods means you are ready for the harsh conditions that await you. You will need substantial amounts of food and behold, there is no Walmart [...]

9 10, 2017

Getting to Know Fire Starting Basics

If you've ever found yourself in need of a quick fire for some reason or another, you came to the right place! Fire starting is one of the most basic [...]

22 01, 2018

Bow Action Outdoors

Hi! Our last entry talked about the creation of the prettiest makeshift bow on the line, today I have a few tips that might help you along while you learn [...]

13 12, 2017

Building a Shelter During Winter

Early December is officially here, with it comes snow, blizzards and a lot more snow. Most of my childhood snow happened something like this, go to sleep on a cold [...]

30 11, 2017

A Stroll In The Arid Desert

Has your head ever gone "I should take a long walk, in this seemingly dangerous desert!". Nope? That's good, because you have to get this : desert is one of [...]

1 11, 2017

Items for your Survival Tool Belt

Like any form of art, survival has artists, and we, the artists need the tools to help us paint the bigger picture. Today we look at the most useful items [...]

17 09, 2017

Crafting a stone axe, it can cut wood!

I had seen a couple of professional flint knappers shape specific types of stone into many useful things including stone knives, arrowheads, spear heads and even axes. Of course at [...]

12 09, 2017

Introduction to FrancisHouse

If you've been surfing the internet for a while now you may know it's full of so called 'websites'. This is one of them, welcome. This is FrancisHouse. Before you [...]