Category: Food Preservation

These Foods Will Last Forever

These Foods Will Last Forever. Other than salt and honey, there are many foods that will last forever. I'm betting you have several of them in your cupboard already and didn't realize it | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

These Foods Will Last Forever. Other than salt and honey, there are many foods that will last forever. I’m betting you have several of them in your cupboard already and didn’t realize it. Other than salt and honey, there are many foods that will last forever. I’m betting you have several of them in your cupboard …

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The Importance of Learning to Preserve Food

The Importance of Learning to Preserve Food. Learning to preserve food, other than freezing it, is something that the vast majority of people have only a vague idea about, but it is vital to a good food storage plan | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

The Importance of Learning to Preserve Food. Learning to preserve food, other than freezing it, is something that the vast majority of people have only a vague idea about, but it is vital to a good food storage plan.  Though people are aware of pressure canning, dehydrating, and fermentation, very few have any skill or concept on …

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Making Your Own Noodles from Scratch

Making Your Own Noodles from Scratch. One of the easiest ways to start learning how to make-it-yourself is to try your hand at making your own noodles! Having the knowledge and practice of making food from scratch is a skill that few people have but is worth achieving | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Making Your Own Noodles from Scratch. One of the easiest ways to start learning how to make-it-yourself is to try your hand at making your own noodles!   Having the knowledge and practice of making food from scratch is a skill that few people really have. If you look at a meal you are eating, could …

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Why Old Cookbooks Are a Prepper’s Best Friend

Look for old cookbooks at garage sales, second-hand stores and, estate sales. Find out why old cookbooks are a prepper’s best friend.   Old cookbooks are nothing like the ones we have today. Sure, they have recipes, may contain some instructions on certain preparation methods (such as folding an ingredient in versus whipping it in), …

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Baking Off Grid with a Backyard Oven

DIY Homemade Backyard Oven. Wondering how you can survive after STHF without your stove? You can bake off-grid using this DIY homemade backyard oven. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Have you ever thought about how you will cook after STHF? You can bake off-grid using this DIY homemade backyard oven.This idea is brought to you by Teri Page who lives a wonderful, off-grid homestead life in Northeastern Missouri. One of the challenges that she’s turned into an asset is her baking process. Baking off-grid is …

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Everyday Pantry Items to Have on Hand

Everyday Pantry Items to Have on Hand. The truly prepared know that there are several basic pantry items that should always be on hand. You'll make meals in minutes if you follow these rules | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Everyday Pantry Items to Have on Hand. The truly prepared know that there are several basic pantry items that should always be on hand. You’ll make meals in minutes if you follow these rules. The truly prepared know that there are several everyday pantry items that should always be on hand. With these simple items, …

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The Food Preservation Dream Team

Meet the food preservation dream team. These three are all you need to get the job done | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

The Food Preservation Dream Team Being able to preserve food is something everyone should know about. Beyond the freezer! How much food have you tossed out because of freezer burn? There are multiple methods of food preservation out there, beyond the freezer! Don’t get me wrong, using the freezer is great for preserving your food. …

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Have a Bunch of Apples? Here’s What to Do!

Have a bunch of apples? Here's what to do! It’s apple time and canners are firing up all over the country. If you have enough applesauce, try these instead | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Have a Bunch of Apples? Here’s What to Do! Apple harvests are pouring in and sales at the store are all over the place. It’s apple time and canners are firing up all over the country. Eventually, you get to the point where you just don’t want to make any more applesauce! You realize that …

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Why You Should Learn How to Pressure Can

Why You Should Learn How to Pressure Can For many, pressure canning is an intimidating thing. For others, it’s an outdated way to preserve food so there’s no reason to bother when you can just buy what you want. Sadly, canning food is a lost art compared to how many people had the skill a …

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All You Need to Know About O2 Absorbers

All you need to know about o2 absorbers. It's not a desiccant that absorbs moisture, an oxygen absorber, this fantastic invention helps preserve dried food

All You Need to Know About O2 Absorbers   Not to be confused with a desiccant that absorbs moisture, an oxygen absorber (also called an O2 absorber) is a fantastic invention that helps preserve stored food for even longer than usual! By removing the oxygen in a container, you are removing one of the requirements …

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