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11 Emergency Food Items That Can Last a Lifetime

11 Emergency Food Items That Can Last a Lifetime

Many see storing food as a necessary investment for themselves and their family. Knowing which foods to store and how long they will last are the key elements to making the most on a food investment. These 11 food items can last a lifetime if properly stored.

25 Must Have Survival Foods: Put Them In Your Pantry Now

25 Must Have Survival Foods: Put Them In Your Pantry Now

I based an entire cookbook around these 25 popular pantry items because they are low cost, versatile, have long shelf lives and do not require refrigeration. Stock up on these today before the next emergency hits.

7 Kitchen Essentials That Deserve To Be On Your Preparedness Shelves

7 Kitchen Essentials That Deserve To Be On Your Preparedness Shelves

Our preps are our life lines during difficult times. Because of limited space issues, the items we carefully put away need to be versatile. Read about 7 kitchen essentials that will conserve space and get the job done.

Meet Your Emergency Food’s Worst Enemies

Meet Your Emergency Food’s Worst Enemies

Knowing what your food’s worst enemies are, understanding how they can ruin your food, and how to prevent their havoc will help you preserve your food investment for the long term.

What to Do with Your Radishes: Making Kimchi

What to Do with Your Radishes: Making Kimchi

Our cover crop, daikon radishes, grew in abundance and we didn’t know what to do with them all. Some of our friends suggested we try making Kimchi.

Food Storage in Mylar Bags

Food Storage in Mylar Bags

Mylar bags create an oxygen barrier to protect food during extended long-term food storage because the oxygen is removed using food safe oxygen absorbers. Mylar bags for food storage can be sealed with a standard heat sealing unit or with an ordinary clothes iron.

Pad Your Pantry: How to Preserve Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

Pad Your Pantry: How to Preserve Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

Today, instead of fighting the Black Friday crowds, spend the day adding things that are frugal and delicious to your pantry.

How to Make Hard Tack Biscuits With a 50 Year Shelf Life

How to Make Hard Tack Biscuits With a 50 Year Shelf Life

Even if you prefer canned or freeze dried food for your prepping supplies, you should still try making hard tack sometime. It’s a simple but useful skill that can use to make your flour supplies last forever.

How To Can Venison

How To Can Venison

They do the killing, we help with the processing, and we split the meat. It’s a great deal for all involved. Except for the deer, maybe.

Food Waste: A Way of Life That Needs to Change

Food Waste: A Way of Life That Needs to Change

I hate food waste. I loathe spending good money on decent food and then seeing it go into the garbage. For that reason food waste has been banned from my home.

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