Archive for ' Food'

Get Started With Food Storage: 24 Meals Everyone Will Love! Posted:October 27, 2014 By:Jamie S.

Get Started With Food Storage: 24 Meals Everyone Will Love!

 Get Started With Food Storage! I get asked on a daily basis: How do I get started with food storage? It can be very confusing because everyone you ask will give you a different answer! I’m not [...]

Fall Comfort Foods from Augason Farms Posted:October 26, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Fall Comfort Foods from Augason Farms

I don’t even need cold temperatures to begin craving my favorite comfort foods. It’s enough to turn the calendar page from September to October for me to start craving things like meatloaf and mashed potatoes! Here [...]

Fast, Healthy Meals in a Jar Posted:October 24, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Fast, Healthy Meals in a Jar

Winter is a time that I usually spend organizing and cleaning stuff since I can’t spend a whole lot of time outdoors without turning into a human popsicle!  So one of my winter projects is usually [...]

15 Ways to Store & Use Winter Squash Posted:October 17, 2014 By:Kathie Lapcevic

15 Ways to Store & Use Winter Squash

Winter Squash is a great vegetable for our short-term food storage needs. It doesn’t need much from a preservation stand point, can be grown easily, purchased inexpensively, and tastes good in a variety of recipes.  Here are 15 [...]

The Ultimate Dehydrator Cookbook: Review & Giveaway Posted:October 14, 2014 By:Helen Ruth

The Ultimate Dehydrator Cookbook: Review & Giveaway

This giveaway has now ended. Congratulations to our lucky winners, Beki and Karen! IMAGINE being able to preserve your own food at home safely, economically, conveniently, and with no harmful additives. EVEN BETTER, your food storage [...]

Comforting Hot Drinks Posted:October 06, 2014 By:Kathie Lapcevic

Comforting Hot Drinks

Winter is coming and with the cooling air comes a desire to drink something warm. In fact, I’m learning that whenever I’m in the need for a little mental comforting I reach for something warm. It seems [...]

Casseroles Forever! Pantry Substitute for Canned Cream Soup Posted:October 02, 2014 By:Sarah Anne Carter

Casseroles Forever! Pantry Substitute for Canned Cream Soup

It’s a key ingredient in almost any casserole: cream of mushroom soup. Or cream of chicken, or cream of potato, or cream of celery. I used to buy cans and cans of the stuff. Then, as [...]

10 Condiments That Make Life Better Posted:October 01, 2014 By:Beth Johnson

10 Condiments That Make Life Better

So something really, truly bad happens. The grid has been down for a month or a deadly pandemic has us sequestered in our homes. Or you’re simply out of work for months and the savings are [...]

10 Ways to Use Dried Beans Posted:September 26, 2014 By:Kathie Lapcevic

10 Ways to Use Dried Beans

Dried beans keep for a long time and are often included in our preps.  They are lightweight, nutrient dense, and easy to prepare.  We all know beans and rice is the perfect protein. High in fiber [...]

Top 10 Foods for Stocking Up Posted:September 19, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Top 10 Foods for Stocking Up

You’ll want to pin this list for future reference! Click here. To get started with the basic building blocks of food storage, these are the top 10 foods I recommend. If these aren’t a good fit [...]