Archive for ' Food Storage'

DIY Homemade Seasoning Mixes Posted:February 26, 2015 By:Sarah Anne Carter

DIY Homemade Seasoning Mixes

I felt intimidated at the thought of making my own seasoning mix recipes at first. The little packets you can buy at the store made it so easy, and they made my dinners taste good. Then, [...]

The 3 Food Storage Companies I Recommend and Why — Important Update Posted:February 19, 2015 By:The Survival Mom

The 3 Food Storage Companies I Recommend and Why — Important Update

A few weeks ago I wrote an article about the 3 food storage companies that I purchase from the most and sent it to my newsletter subscribers. Since then, I’ve received numerous questions about my selections [...]

Is Your Food Storage Safe? Posted:February 14, 2015 By:Misty Marsh

Is Your Food Storage Safe?

Finding the right food to buy and store isn’t easy as I’m sure many of you would agree. It requires quite a bit of effort, time, and expense. Why else would there be hundreds of websites [...]

Five Food Storage Lessons Learned From WWII Posted:February 12, 2015 By:Beth Buck

Five Food Storage Lessons Learned From WWII

Is there a specific term for preppers who are also hipsters? Hipster-preppers? Prepsters? If there is, then that’s what you could call my great-grandparents, Dell and Hildegarde Stringham. They were the original  preppers, long before the [...]

Protect your canning jar investment Posted:February 07, 2015 By:AndreaUrban

Protect your canning jar investment

I have a problem. Well, I have more than one but this one plagues me on a continual basis.  In my house we have 16 feet.  160 toes and a TON of socks.  So many socks [...]

Tight Space Prepping: Make The Most Of The Storage Space You Have Posted:February 06, 2015 By:Teraesa Farrell

Tight Space Prepping: Make The Most Of The Storage Space You Have

When you are living in a condo or a small apartment, there is only so much space to keep a food storage. You need to be able to use all the storage space you have available [...]

Fire Destroyed My Food Storage – Without Ever Touching It Posted:January 30, 2015 By:Beth Buck

Fire Destroyed My Food Storage – Without Ever Touching It

  No, my food storage wasn’t directly set on fire. It was my parents’ food storage.  The food never did actually burn, but the fire was close enough to cause heat-related damage. After the fire event, they [...]

The 6 Enemies of Food Storage Posted:January 19, 2015 By:The Survival Mom

The 6 Enemies of Food Storage

Stocking up on food gets expensive, and every frugal bone in my body shudders at the thought of anything going to waste. I try to store everything in the best possible conditions and watch out for [...]

Sea Salt – An Indispensable Commodity for Uncertain Times Posted:January 16, 2015 By:Guest Poster

Sea Salt – An Indispensable Commodity for Uncertain Times

When we think about setting aside emergency supplies, most of us would agree that preserved food and purified water are the essentials and everything else is secondary to these. Some might even choose to incorporate things [...]

10 Unusual Foods You Should Have in Your Pantry Posted:January 15, 2015 By:The Survival Mom

10 Unusual Foods You Should Have in Your Pantry

Modern Americans probably have more food choices than any other group in the history of the planet Earth. I was told about a Japanese student who went to an American grocery store for cereal. Seeing the [...]