Grill the Perfect Steak
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Grill the Perfect Steak

Given that it’s a holiday weekend here in the US, one in which many folks traditionally barbeque, how would you like a restaurant-perfect, juicy, melt-in-your-mouth, delicious steak, right off your own grill? (Yes, I know, this is a survival-preparedness site – why are we talking about cooking steaks… this one’s for fun) Having learned my…

How to make Simple Bread in a Solar Oven
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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
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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
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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
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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?”…

The Benefits of Powdered Milk
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The Benefits of Powdered Milk

#10 can of Instant Milk The price of milk is up I am one of the biggest proponents of the benefits of powdered milk for several reasons. About 18 months ago the price of a gallon of milk in the San Francisco bay area went up to over $4.00 a gallon. (JAN-2010) Although we could…