Food Articles

Food is an important aspect in any prepper’s journey. You need to know what kinds of foods will be best in a survival situation and learn how to store them properly so they will remain well preserved until the time comes when you need them. Whether you are interested in canning to save money at the supermarket or you want to know how to build up a year’s supply of food to feed your family in an emergency, you will find all the information you need right here. We’ll even offer meal planning tips and recipes for survival foods that will come in handy when you are out on your next family camping adventure.

6 Edible Bugs to Find In Your Backyard

My son has just discovered a book about a boy who eats fried worms. Ever since then he has been after us to let him eat worms. As parents we would be idiotic to serve him worms. But apart from that th ...

Pros and Cons of Raised Bed Gardening

When you decide to plant a garden, you have a lot of options. You could till up the ground and plant a traditional garden. You could buy a large assortment of buckets and start a container garden. Or ...

11 Vegetables to Grow in Buckets

Have you always dreamed of growing your own vegetables, but you just didn’t have enough space? Just because you are living in a cramped apartment or a suburban home with a tiny yard, that doesn’t mean ...

Hardtack: The Original Survival Food

Have you ever heard of hardtack? If you know anything about Civil War history, you know that the soldiers’ diets, especially when out in the field, could be less than savory. One of the foods th ...

7 Must Have Survival Food Supplies

We all know that it is smart and important to have emergency food storage. Ideally, you should have enough food to last everyone in your home at least 72 hours, if not a week or more. However, one of ...

19 Incredible Ways to Use Garlic

We mainly know garlic as a cooking ingredient. But, did you know there are several other uses for this little plant? It is a superfood that has dozens of uses for home and health. If you aren’t alread ...

The Most Common Food Storage Mistakes

Like anything else, prepping is a skill that takes time to learn. We have been prepping for several years now and along the way we have learned some very valuable lessons. Thankfully we have had the t ...

10 Foods You Should Stop Eating Today

Food is the fuel we place in our bodies. If you have ever been in a car that had bad fuel, then you understand how poorly it can operate. The same can be said for your body. If we are not placing the ...