101+ Meals in a Jar Recipes

Meals in Jars are a ready way to have full meals, ready to go on your pantry shelf for quick meals, emergencies or even as Christmas gifts! Get started on building your pantry with these easy to make recipes...

This post may contain affiliate links. Read my full affiliate disclosure here. Meals in Jars are a great way to put aside whole meals for your food preps. Through the canning or dry vacuuming process, you can put a meal up to help create long-term food storage. While there are all sorts of fun things […]

PREParedness Quick Tip #39: Be a Blessing to Others

Think on this: Do you have extra products in your stash that you can bless them with to help them rebuild? It’s another way of looking at how you can use your preps to bless others.

This post may contain affiliate links. Read my full affiliate disclosure here. Think on this. Not only can you use your preparedness items and skills to help your own family, you can be a blessing to others going through hard times. Living in a world full of isolationists without regard of our neighbor is not […]

How I Raise Chickens in Alaska (even at -70F)

Ever wonder what it's like to raise chickens in Alaska's -70F winters?

This post may contain affiliate links. Read my full affiliate disclosure here. Here is another installment of life in Alaska by my friend Rhonda Van Zandt. She’s been wonderful to share a slice of life, and how she raises her chickens in Alaska’s -70F winters. Inside my cabin in Alaska I have a interesting contraption […]

What Foods Can You Not Dehydrate?

Have you ever wondered what foods you can and cannot dehydrate? Here's a practical list from Mom with a PREP.

This post may contain affiliate links. Read my full affiliate disclosure here. Have you ever wondered if you could dehydrate something as wonderful as avocados? I have. I love them, and they have such a short lifespan, and I want to preserve their awesomeness…but can I actually dehydrate them? As with every food preservation safety […]