Building a Winter Emergency Survival Kit - Little House Living. --- Winters are not usually too harsh here in SE Texas, but the weather has been changing so much lately it can't hurt to be prepared - for anything!
Chewing Gum + AA Battery = Fire Starter - Tear a Foil-Backed Wrapper Into an Hourglass Shape. Touch the Foil to the Positive and Negative Battery Terminals. The Electrical Current will Cause the Wrapper to Ignite and Light a Candle or Tinder.