Do it yourself cotton ball fire starters. You can find this in your bathroom. Get some cotton balls, smear vaseline all over them, and store 'em in a zip lock bag. They light really easy, and y (Camping Hacks With Kids)
Mentholatum ointment (or Vicks) repel mosquitoes more safely than DEET. This is one I will try, especially around the ankles where the mosquitoes always seem to attack. (Definitely worth a try since I'm a mosquito magnet.
natural fire starter DIY - For the outdoor adventurer, perhaps the most practical reuse for old wine corks are fire starters. Just soak your cork stoppers in a jar of alcohol before you head out on your next camping trip and you've got instant fire!