How to dehydrate Vidalia onions using my Excalibur food dehydrator. Why I do it, how I store dehydrated onions, and my shelf life results.
Lets hear it — what’s your favorite foods to dehydrate — and tips you’ve learned along the way?
A list of how many pounds of flour or wheat berries needed for preparedness based on making your own bread for 3 months or 1 year.
A few tips how you might organize the foods in your chest freezer. I’ve been doing this for years and it works quite well for us.
How to balance and evenly consume your food storage preps as you begin to consume them – which many are doing right now because of the pandemic.
Milling your own flour from wheat will advantage long term storage (decades), self reliance, healthy homemade bread, and even frugality.
A bread machine is ridiculously easy to use, and is a great preparedness kitchen appliance (an example why in the article). Make your own bread at home!
Stay out of the grocery store! How much food to survive a pandemic? 90 day minimum, 2000 calories/day. Here’s a meal plan and grocery list as one example.
RICE and BEANS together are a cheap and effective survival food combination for calories, nutrition, and food storage.
Updated information on using a thermal slow cooker, how (and why) we use ours. It’s easy, very low fuel usage, a good alternative cooker for preparedness.