Food Storage



How to Cure and Then Cook a Ham by Wood Smoking on a Grill
With Christmas time fast approaching, there are many preparations that you will need to make.  Finish buying toys, put up lights if you already haven’t, prepare for the “welcome” family members, and don’t forget… curing that ham.  That’s right, curing your ham. I want to show you how to cure a ham and how to […]

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Types of Cured Meat, Preserving Meat with Salt or Brine Cure
I have been wanting for quite some time to find a way to prepare meat for storage without refrigeration needed.  I have come up with two conclusions: Can the meat and cure the meat.  Today will mostly be about curing, different types of cured meat, and preserving meat with a Salt Cure of a Brine […]

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Storing Food for Shortage Made Easy, Low Cost Survival Checklist P3: Canned Foods 4
I have written about storing food before, but today is going to be a different look on the same topic.  I was requested by Stephen of TN to do something on a tight budget, so I thought that I would go through many different aspects of survival with the dollar signs in mind.  You can […]

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Home Food Preservation: Canned, Dehydrated, Fermented Foods & More
[sociallinkz] I want to discuss the many different types of home food preservation.  I don’t necessarily think that today’s post will be a specific way, or a step-by-step instruction how to do each method, but more of an introductory list to the methods.  This list includes, but is not limited to, canned food, dehydrated food, […]

Home Food Preservation: Canned, Dehydrated, Fermented Foods & More


Get Rid of Fruit Flies & Gnats in the Kitchen Fast, Easy, & Natural 2
[sociallinkz] When you start working on self-sufficiency, you end up doing a lot of things in your kitchen.  If you are at all like me, you have started composting, you have lots of fruits and veggies that are not kept in your refrigerator, you may have decided to grow celery indoors on your window sill, […]

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Prepping How To & Charity: Neighbours, Friends, & Families 3
As I have already covered in another post, many preppers have been called selfish.  Well, today’s post proves otherwise.  Today, we discuss how to prep OURSELVES for OUR FAMILIES, FRIENDS, and NEIGHBORS.  This isn’t about helping yourselves.  This isn’t even about prepping for our direct family’s survival.  We are the ones that believe what we say.  […]

Prepping How To & Charity: Neighbours, Friends, & Families


[sociallinkz]     A couple days ago, we had someone (James Smith from Thriving During Disaster) over showing us a particular brand of freeze-dried food. He demonstrated the ease of preparation and cooking of it. My head was swimming with ideas while he was discussing the THRIVE product. I have mentioned the freeze-dried (Lyophilization) method […]

Storing Food: Lyophilization Preserved Food for Camping



[sociallinkz] Most of you survivalists out there are big into food storage (if you are not, it won’t be long till that bug bites you too).  There are many different methods to storing food: Canning Pressure canning Dehydrating Freezing Curing (for meat) Root Cellars Freeze Drying And more (if you prefer anything specific that you […]

Food for a Year: Plastic and Mason Jar Dinners


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[sociallinkz] I mentioned in my blog about storm survival the need for food.  I didn’t go in much detail because for the acute storm scenario, none is really needed, but it is very important that you know how important in a more extensive scenario knowing how to store food is.  Remember when I wrote about […]

How to Store Food Using the Copy Can Method and ...