Archive for ' Food Storage'

Is your food storage plan missing these six essential pieces? Posted:April 06, 2015 By:Misty Marsh

Is your food storage plan missing these six essential pieces?

Ask any “food storage expert” what they recommend in a basic food storage plan and they will likely recommend the same types of things: wheat, rice, dry milk, salt, beans, sugar / honey, oil, pasta etc. [...]

A Short Guide To The Proper Storage of Cookie Ingredients Posted:April 02, 2015 By:Beth Buck

A Short Guide To The Proper Storage of Cookie Ingredients

If the #1 rule to purchasing a home is, “Location, Location, Location,” then the #1 rule of food storage is, “rotation, rotation, rotation.” I mention it because some thirty-year-old brown sugar and chocolate chips recently came [...]

31 Delicious Apple Recipes for Every Day of the Month! Posted:March 30, 2015 By:The Survival Mom

31 Delicious Apple Recipes for Every Day of the Month!

One of the most popular blog posts here on The Survival Mom blog is, 27 Things You Can Do With Apples. What’s funny, is that I just threw that list together on a whim, based on [...]

Why You Should Include Junk Food in Your Food Storage Pantry Posted:March 25, 2015 By:Jim Cobb

Why You Should Include Junk Food in Your Food Storage Pantry

Disasters are stressful, no question about it. The power goes out, maybe the water and heat along with it. The kids are whining and probably at least a little scared. You and your spouse are edgy, [...]

7 Reasons to Buy Old Cookbooks Posted:March 17, 2015 By:Sarah Anne Carter

7 Reasons to Buy Old Cookbooks

I keep my eye out for old cookbooks when I go to thrift stores or garage sales. They are part of the books we keep on hand for reference material and I like to buy old [...]

Build your Food Storage from Scratch: Canning Chicken Breast Posted:March 15, 2015 By:Lisa Barthuly

Build your Food Storage from Scratch: Canning Chicken Breast

It makes me a bit nervous having a freezer full of meats… the grid goes down and we’re up a creek. There’s no way I could can it all fast enough to save it. So, while [...]

Food Storage Grains: An inexpensive calorie with lots of versatility Posted:March 06, 2015 By:Misty Marsh

Food Storage Grains: An inexpensive calorie with lots of versatility

Grains are a fantastic staple for any food storage pantry. Food storage grains provide a variety of nutrients and are typically one of the least expensive calories you can purchase (after sugar and drink mixes). Yet, [...]

19 Sweet and Savory Breakfasts With Pantry Products Posted:March 05, 2015 By:The Survival Mom

19 Sweet and Savory Breakfasts With Pantry Products

Are you a breakfast person? Is preparing an amazing breakfast for your family or going out for breakfast a special event? If so, you’ll love these 19 sweet and savory breakfast recipes. The first two are [...]

Happy, Healthy, & Prepared — A FREE Ebook For You! Posted:March 04, 2015 By:The Survival Mom

Happy, Healthy, & Prepared — A FREE Ebook For You!

The Survival Mom Radio Network produced over 700 shows during its very successful run. We aren’t producing new episodes now, but together, the hosts contributed to a handy ebook with tips for homesteading, survival, family life, [...]

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, [...]