When the time to act is upon you the time to prepare is past.
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Category Archives: Supplies – Food

Pressure Canning French Onion Soup

pressure canning french onion soup

Add Flavor to Your Food Storage With French Onion Soup Food storage for emergencies doesn’t have to be plain and bland.  Add variety to your meals in a jar with homemade French Onion Soup.  Use modern pressure canning technology to easily and safely…

3 Degrees of Food Prep

Let’s say you are planning what to eat tonight for your family.  You know the food your family likes and dislikes.  Once you decide what to eat for tonight’s meal what is your next move? Do you get in the car and go…

Gourmet Meals in a Jar

Going Beyond Storing Bulk Foods Storing bulk food has been the traditional method of emergency storage. We too have a supply of bulk items such as rice, potatoes, powdered milk, sugar, salt, pepper, pancake mix and fruits. Sounds like a plan as long…

Special Problem – Hunting and Fishing for Food

Hunting for food

Hunting and Fishing May Not be an Option When I traveled to assist with the cleanup after Hurricane Katrina I expected to have issues with insects. I expected mosquitoes, flies and roaches to be crawling from under piles of debris. What I found…

Dehydrated Sautéed Mushrooms

We really like sautéed mushrooms added to our meals.  We like them spiced up a bit and cooked in butter and olive oil. Mushrooms really absorb the flavors and spices well and truly add flavor to our meals. Storing them long-term was a…

Make Your Own Instant Rice

A staple of many diets is rice.  Having a good supply is essential to any meal plan.  It is easy to store and does not take up much space. Making your own instant rice may be easier than you thought.  We keep a…