Category Archives: Food

Food Storage-Bread Mix

I found an awesome bread mix recipe from Chef Tess Bakeresse (Stephanie Petersen) and loved it so much I packaged it in mylar bags for a food storage, no-grinding, already mixed bread option.  Find her original recipe here.  Her loaves … Continue reading

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Food Storage-Butter

One thing that would be difficult to go without long term is butter.  I found a blog where a lady did an experiment living off of food storage for a year (her husband pulled the plug after 6 months) and … Continue reading

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Food Storage-Beans

I will not bore you with all the great reasons you need beans in your food storage, except that they are a complete protein when combined with a carbohydrate like rice which your body needs.  I will bore you, however, … Continue reading

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Making Yogurt

Yogurt is a protein filled treat that can be made into yogurt cheese (kinda like cream cheese) or used for sour cream substitute.  Because of the beneficial cultures it contains for health and digestion it is one of the must … Continue reading

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The Wonder Oven and How to use it

If I could figure out how to put glowing lights and sparkles around the wonder in Wonder Oven, I so would.  This is by far my favorite cooking tool in my emergency cooking arsenal. It is a fantastic fuel saver … Continue reading

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Food Storage-Milk

I don’t have pleasant childhood memories about powdered milk.  My parents tried that out on us and it didn’t go well.  In powdered milk’s defense we were used to getting milk from a local dairy.  Every week my mom would … Continue reading

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Tips for Storing Food in Earthquake Areas

I live in Utah and since as long as I can remember it was understood that someday there would be “the BIG one” meaning a gigantic earthquake.  I have already survived an earthquake (okay, it was the Northridge earthquake and … Continue reading

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