Category Archives: Food

  • Why and How you Should Test Your Tap Water

    Why and How you Should Test Your Tap Water

    It’s more than reasonable to be concerned about what’s really in your tap water, especially with those all of those consistent local drinking water advisories being reported on the news. Not to mention, harmful chemicals could be in your water and it just hasn’t been discovered yet. This ...
  • Long-Term Food Storage: Tips & Methods

    Long-Term Food Storage: Tips & Methods

    The fear of hunger is frightening, no matter how full your pantry may be. Finding enough food has been a problem since the dawn of humanity – and storing it efficiently was one of the earliest skills our ancestors learned. Storing food not only prolongs our ability to survive, but also puts our ...
  • Storing Water For Survival

    Storing Water For Survival

    There may be a lot of information available out there about the best ways to prep for survival, but the truth is, the most important things to learn are the basics. One of these basics? Having water stored and ready to use in survival situations. Why store water? Going without water leads to ...
  • DIY: Render Beeswax from Honeycomb

    DIY: Render Beeswax from Honeycomb

    Beeswax is a fantastic natural material with all sorts of uses. But since pesticides can accumulate in the substance, it is essential that any beeswax you purchase be organic. If you want to save money or if you’re having a hard time finding certified organic beeswax, why not make it yourself? ...
  • What You Need to Know About Expiration Dates

    What You Need to Know About Expiration Dates

    Much of what you know about expiration dates is false. While that little date found somewhere on your food packages seems quite authoritative, almost governmental in the minds of most, it is merely a suggestion made by the company that sells the product. If you were a milk vender who had a ...
  • Free Food & Supplies on Amazon.com

    Free Food & Supplies on Amazon.com

    Calling all doomsday preppers! Amazon.com has emerged as one of the cheapest, easiest ways to purchase food and supplies. And with Amazon’s reward program, you can score FREE groceries – all delivered to your doorstep with no hassle. Keep reading to learn how. I’ll admit when I think ...
  • Starting Your Survival Garden

    Starting Your Survival Garden

    If you have a backyard garden, what could you do to maximize its effectiveness for prepping and survival? What should you grow? First off, if you’re like me and don’t have 20 acres, you need to change the way you think about yield rates. While you can grow a lot of lettuce per ...