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How to Purify Water on the Oregon Trail

Westward Ho! “Go West, young man!” The cry was a popular slogan during the expansion of the American West. Thousands of people migrated from the eastern United States in search of a new start in the unknown wilderness, but first they had to cross the vast plains, following the Oregon Trail from the Missouri River all the way to the western coast. This journey was anything but easy, with threats along the way—wagon accidents, river crossings, treacherous trails, diseases, Indian attacks, wild animals, etc. When the first European settlers came to America, the American West was as foreign to them...
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PUR Advanced Vertical Mount Water Filtration System

I made the decision to install a water filtration system in my home for several reasons. First and foremost I did not like the smell and taste of my current water supply. This problem also appeared in the taste of my food and coffee. Even my dogs would not drink the water! So I recently purchased the PUR Advanced Vertical Mount Faucet Water Filtration System in Silver from Filters-Now.com. When I made the purchase I decided to also buy the PUR Faucet Mount Replacement Water Filter 2 pack. Always best to plan ahead, right? Some of the reasons why I choose the PUR brand are that it removes 99% of...
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