Survival Food, Creature-Critter Soup

Survival Food, Creature-Critter Soup

Guest post: by Christine Coburn Scenario: The SHTF 3 months ago and the grid has been down with no end in sight. You had 3 full months of canned food put up for your family which now you are down to items like vegetables, barley, flour, etc. All of the Vienna sausages, tuna and canned…

Preserving Food in a Grid-Down Situation

Preserving Food in a Grid-Down Situation

Guest post: by Christine Coburn We all know how possible a grid down scenario is. While we have been stuffing our pantries and freezers with food to sustain us, what happens when there is no electricity to run that freezer? If it is winter time in a northern place then it would be fine and…

Prepping Without a Green Thumb

Prepping Without a Green Thumb

Guest Post: by Davis Mauldin Many folks will agree… an economic crash is not “if” but “when.” I believe that we are living in the eye of the storm and any number of happenings could be the spark for a crash. Choose your poison: super high inflation, a derivatives fiasco, a too big to fail…

How to make Simple Bread in a Solar Oven

How to make Simple Bread in a Solar Oven

There are all kinds of recipes for making homemade bread, and there are many ways that you can cook it – including in a solar oven, like this one… Global Sun Oven. For very basic homemade bread, all you need is flour, salt, sugar, yeast, and water. You can use white flour, wheat flour, you…

A Better home-made Wheat Bread

A Better home-made Wheat Bread

Knowing how to make your own bread is (should be) a staple requirement survival skill for prepper’s -or preparedness minded folks. In fact, no electricity is necessary with the right equipment (a hand mill and a solar oven, for example). We have been making our own wheat bread for some time now, while rotating our…

Canning

Canning

Canning season… when we harvest from our gardens and preserve what is left for the winter or for survival preparedness food storage. Canning is easy, fun, and rewarding while providing a level of satisfaction that you are being self-sufficient and self-reliant. Canned foods can last for many years and will survive any power outage that…

Solar Cooking is Survival Friendly

Solar Cooking is Survival Friendly

Permalink Solar Cooking – Convenient and Cost Effective Since Ken and I are always looking for ways to become more self-sufficient, we started prepping with food storage. As we began to store the foods we normally eat, the question arose, “How will we cook this food in a SHTF scenario if there is no electricity?”…