Archive for ' Dehydrated Foods'

Start dehydrating your own foods with this GIVEAWAY! An Excalibur dehydrator! Posted:January 17, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Start dehydrating your own foods with this GIVEAWAY! An Excalibur dehydrator!

Years ago I began learning how to dehydrate my own food. I loved being able to buy fresh produce in bulk, wash and cut it up, and then dehydrate it for long-term storage. I bought my [...]

19 Tasty Things to do with Freeze-Dried Pineapple Posted:May 07, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

19 Tasty Things to do with Freeze-Dried Pineapple

When I first began my venture into food storage, I was met with a dizzying array of choices, among them freeze-dried and dehydrated produce. I didn’t have a ton of money to spend and had to [...]

Book Review: Food to Go, Portable Food the Aussie Way Posted:October 29, 2010 By:The Survival Mom

Book Review: Food to Go, Portable Food the Aussie Way

I’ve always loved Australians ever since I went to Russia with a large group of them way back when.  It wasn’t unusual to meet them for breakfast and find that one or more had, “had a [...]

Dehydrated Dinners, part 2: 20 Tips for getting started Posted:August 17, 2010 By:The Survival Mom

Dehydrated Dinners, part 2: 20 Tips for getting started

Welcome to the second in a series of article that will teach you, step by step, how to create your own dehydrated meals suitable for long-term storage.  You can read Part 1 here. Freeze dried and [...]

Dehydrated-to-Death Chili Posted:May 11, 2010 By:The Survival Mom

Dehydrated-to-Death Chili

I tried a new chili recipe recently and decided to play around with it a bit.  I dehydrated the tomato sauce, kidney beans, added a few seasonings and stored it in my pantry for about a month.  [...]

My Top 9 Reasons for Dehydrating Food Posted:February 10, 2010 By:The Survival Mom

My Top 9 Reasons for Dehydrating Food

My food dehydrator has been working up a storm this past week as I’ve been transforming pounds and pounds of tomatoes and jars of applesauce into very, very dry versions of their former selves.  I love dehydrating [...]

Posted:September 16, 2009 By:The Survival Mom

INSTANT SURVIVAL TIP: Dehydrate Frozen Foods

Did you know that you can dehydrate frozen vegetables?  I just read about this and decided to give it a try.  My grocery store often has bags of frozen veggies on sale for $1 a bag.  [...]

Simple Secrets of Food Dehydration Posted:June 18, 2009 By:The Survival Mom

Simple Secrets of Food Dehydration

Buying canned goods and extra bags of flour and sugar has been the easiest part of food storage for me.  Dehydrating my own food seemed to belong in the same category as spinning my own wool.  [...]