Posts tagged "survival"

10 Ways A Tampon Can Save Your Life

Many of us probably take tampons for granted. I mean, they're nice in that they prevent us from bleeding on our light-colored pants, but but did you know that they could also save your life? Survivalist Creek Stewart has highlighted 10 ways you could use a humble tampon to extend your life in the wild,…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 8, 2012

How To Pack An Apocalypse Survival Kit: A Guest Post From Winona’s Dad

My dad is a survivalist who has been teaching my brothers and me to tie tourniquets and fend off attackers since we were toddlers. This month, The Frisky’s theme is “Every Woman Needs,” which seemed like the perfect opportunity to ask my dad to give us a rundown of the items you would need to…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 7, 2012

How To Survive The First Week Of A Broken Heart

My relationship status is in limbo. Eight days ago I was engaged. Now I don't know what I am. I'm not single, but I'm certainly feeling an aloneness that I haven't felt in four and half years -- it's traumatizing and weirdly liberating all at once. During the first few days of this new stage…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 22, 2008