Category Archives: Food Storage

Freeze Drying Food From Home Without a Machine

Freeze Drying At Home With Out A MACHINE

Can It be done? Absolutely! This may come as a shock to many, but you don’t need one of the big fancy freeze drying machines to actually make your own freeze dried food. Let’s discuss how you can do this at home. There Are 2 Methods Of Freeze Drying Your Own Food 1. The Home […]

Top 10 Foods You Are Storing Wrong Right Now!

The Top 10 foods you are storing wrong

You are probably a lot like me, and guilty of throwing away a lot of your groceries almost every week. Does that bother you? I know it kills me watching all that good food and hard earned money hit the bottom of the garbage can. If it bothers you as much as it does me […]

Customer Appreciation Giveaway!

It’s Giveaway Time! It’s giveaway time again around here and we couldn’t be more excited about it! We have decided we want to thank our amazing customers this month, and to show our support every order you make will be automatically entered in to win one of our great prizes below! *Any order of any value counts as […]

Mid Summer Giveaway!

It’s giveaway time again around here and we couldn’t be more excited about it! Summer is always the best time to get your family’s emergency preparedness started and we want to help a few lucky people be ready for anything. The drawing will be done June 30th!  1st Prize  Emergency Family Everything Kit This has quickly become […]

Earthquake Country – How to Prepare Your Home for an Earthquake

preparing for earthquakes

The noun “earthquake” means: “a sudden and violent shaking of the ground, sometimes causing great destruction, as a result of movements within the earth’s crust or volcanic action” There are several states in the US that make up “earthquake country;” Hawaii, Illinois, California, Oregon, Alaska, Tennessee, Washington, Arkansas, Utah, Nevada, Montana, Missouri, Kentucky, and honorable […]

Prep 101: Preparing In Hurricane Country, The Southeast

Preparing in hurricane country

The Southeast has many charming qualities; Disney World, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, The Georgia Aquarium (world’s largest aquarium), backyard alligators… ok, so maybe not all things in the Southeast are charming. Besides the occasional unfriendly gator, this region of the U.S. has experienced some of Mother Nature’s worst disasters.   If you call Florida, Georgia, North […]

Prep 101: What You Need To Prepare For If You Live In The Northeast

Preparing in the northeast

*Editors Note: This is part 1 in the series “Prep 101” look for the tag to read the rest. The Northeast part of the United States is no stranger to bearing the brunt of Mother Nature’s jokes. For example, in 1999 the Northeast experienced a heat wave that resulted in a death toll of 271 […]

Prep 101: 9 Disasters That You Need To Prepare For

9 Disasters That You Need To Prepare For

*Editors Note: This is part 1 in the series “Prep 101” look for the tag to read the rest. Disasters come in all shapes and sizes. They often show up with little to no warning, are never welcome, and have been known to overstay their visit. The more you’re familiar with these unwelcome “guests,” the better […]

10 Survival Foods to Keep in the House at All Times

10 Survival Foods to Keep in the House at All Times

Being prepared is not just for boy scouts. Every household should be aware of what it takes to survive in an emergency situation. The timing of when or how a crisis sneaks its way into your life is not something you can actually plan for. However, by being prepared, you can plan on how you’ll […]

How to Wax Food for Long-Term Storage

How to Wax Food for Long-Term Storage

You may have noticed a glossy sheen on the fruits and vegetables in your local grocery store. This wax coating actually serves a purpose; wax holds in moisture and slows oxygen penetration, which in turn slows the ripening process. Wax coating allows preservatives to give food a higher shelf life, which is ideal for food […]