12 Survival Kitchen Knives

12 Survival Kitchen Knives

When it comes to survival and preparedness, much effort is spent having to do with the kitchen (food, storage, alternative cooking, etc..). When considering your preps, don’t overlook your kitchen tools. A survival kitchen needs its knives… The following is a list (and blade images) of most various types of kitchen knives. If you don’t…

Use These Foods First During A Disaster

Use These Foods First During A Disaster

At the beginning of an emergency, one in which the electricity has failed… Before you start breaking into your emergency food storage of rice-and-beans, FIRST use these foods…

Where There Is No Bread

Where There Is No Bread

When: Post SHTF collapse. Where: Your place. Scene: There is no bread in the stores. The stores have been ransacked. You’re a prepper and have some long-term food storage… but can you make bread or biscuits?   One of the easiest ways to supplement your food storage is to have the ingredients and supplies (and…

6 Cooking Staples For SHTF

6 Cooking Staples For SHTF

If the $hit hits the fan, there are many, many supplies (and know-how) that you will need to survive. In addition to all that, here is a list of six supplemental ‘staples’ for your kitchen after TSHTF…

How To Dehydrate Cranberries

How To Dehydrate Cranberries

I love cranberries. The other day I dehydrated about 7 pounds of cranberries which were on sale. They reduced to fit in two and a half quart size canning jars afterwards. I snapped a few pictures and decided to share the simple secrets how to dehydrate cranberries…

Tomato Sauce from Dehydrated Tomatoes

Tomato Sauce from Dehydrated Tomatoes

A very effective way to preserve and store fresh garden grown tomatoes is to dehydrate them. Here’s one thing you can do with them afterwards during the winter while you crave the fresh taste of homegrown tomatoes… Make tomato sauce!

Foods For Barter

Foods For Barter

Many of us know that grocery stores operate on ‘just in time’ inventory management; meaning that there is basically no back room storage. Everything that they have is out on the shelves and is replaced with deliveries to restock ‘just in time’ — all of which enables cost savings from essentially having zero back-room inventory….