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Eating Well with Foraged Food

Eating Well with Foraged Food - The following are some great recipes that are easy to put together with foraged foods. Yes, eventually dandelion jelly might feel like a luxury, but trust me – it’s a luxury that’s worth the effort. :)

When we think of survival food, there are some standard meals that often come to mind: MREs, wild berries and roots, and wild-caught fish. It’s not the kind of spread that would impress your mother-in-law, that’s for sure. Well, I’m …

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Delicious Camping Food Ideas and Recipes For Your Next Trip

Kettle full of mushrooms cooking on a campfire

If you find yourself off the grid, either by choice or by circumstance, you’ll need to cook meals without the usual conveniences found in the home. The easiest solution can be to open a can and heat something over a …

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8 Snow-Hardy Vegetables to Grow During Winter

8 Snow-Hardy Vegetables You (Really) Can Grow During Winter -

Winter will be here soon, so it’s time to start thinking about what vegetables you can grow easily in your survival garden that can make it through the harsh weather. Also, SHTF is not going to care if it’s winter …

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How To Store Fresh Eggs Without Refrigeration For Up To 9 Months

How To Store Fresh Eggs Without Refrigeration Up 9 Months - Store eggs without refrigeration like we did back in the day! Some say the eggs taste better when kept this way. Want to give it a try? I already do this and will never go back to refrigerating my eggs again!

Store eggs without refrigeration like we did back in the day! Some say the eggs taste better when kept this way. Want to give it a try? I already do this and will never go back to refrigerating my eggs again! …

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How To Build A Rotating Canned Food Storage System

How To Build A Rotating Canned Food Storage System - This DIY project has to be by far the easiest and most clever way to build canned storage! If you have been looking for a way to store your canned food that takes up less space than just putting them on a shelf this project is for you.

This DIY rotating canned food storage project has to be by far the easiest and most clever way to store your cans! This project is for you if you have been looking for a way to store your canned food …

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10 Common Cheap Foods with Very Long Shelf Lives

10 Common Cheap Foods with Very Long Shelf Lives - One of the first options to consider are MREs. What I like about MREs is that you can buy them in bulk. Since the military uses them, you can be rest assured that they are perfect for any situation. Another quality option are dehydrated foods. Dehydrated foods are any food that has had its moisture content removed.

The human body can only go so long without food. As a matter of fact, after about 3 days, you’ll begin to degrade in health quality without any food in your system. But since the grocery stores will be cleaned …

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6 Everyday Uses for Powdered Milk

In a SHTF situation please try and remember that if you have small children or are a nursing mother, it is important to have even more powdered milk stored

You might be saying to yourself right now, powdered milk… NEVER! I used to say that, now though, I am so glad I am stockpiling it. I found a great article that goes over 6 ways to use powdered milk, …

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How To Build A Cold Room In Your Home Basement

How To Build A Cold Room In Your Home Basement - Cold rooms / root cellars are for keeping food supplies at a low temperature and steady humidity. They keep food from freezing during the winter and keep food cool during the summer months to prevent spoilage. Learn how to build one in your basement!

Learn how to make a cold room in your basement for about 400 bucks! A cold room is a new term for a root cellar. Cold rooms and/or root cellars are for keeping food supplies at a low temperature and …

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12 Lifesaving Canning Rules

12 Lifesaving Canning Rules - Canning low acid food is the only preservation method that can be deadly, so with canning instructions, you must follow the rules closely and not experiment.

When it’s that time of year to preserve your garden bounty, an excellent method of food preservation is ‘canning’. If done properly, it is entirely safe. However, care and precaution are in order. Canning low acid food is the only …

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How to Make Homemade Vinegar

How To Make Homemade Vinegar - When choosing an alcoholic beverage, try to use wine or beer with around 6% percent alcohol as I’ve learned this works best

Vinegar is one of those things that generally sits in the cupboard and is only used a couple of times a year and usually for special dishes. Once upon a time, people knew how to make homemade vinegar on their …

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