All American Canner Giveaway

The All-American Canner Giveaway at through April 24, 2015. Win an All American 21 Qt Pressure Canner/Cooker + a Ball Stainless Steel Waterbath Canner + a 6 month membership to the Self-Reliant School!

With the bounty of summer gardening coming, do you have the means to preserve your food for the future for your family? Don’t let the lack of appropriate tools stop you! Now you have a chance to win them! And not only do you get a chance at winning an All American Canner plus a […]

Free Family Emergency Binder Cover Printable

Get started making your own Family Emergency Binder with this free printable cover and spine insert from!

Tomorrow, I’m going to be sharing with you a great resource. It’ll be how to create your own emergency binder with ready-made resources and free printables. So to get ready for it, I’m offering you a free printable today so that you can get your binder ready! A tip for printing: Trying to insert a […]

Emergency ID Cards – Free Download

Do you have emergency ID cards with pertinent information about your children for them to carry in their school emergency kits, your emergency bags or even their pockets when on a field trip? Check out this free printable from Mom with a PREP.

In the event of an emergency when you are not readily available to your child, do they have anything that they carry that lets rescue workers know anything about them at all? Sure, the child who has a medical condition which may effect her treatment should be wearing a medical alert in the form of […]

Easy Cornmeal Pancakes…from Popcorn!

Get old that bottle of Orville's popcorn and make some fresh cornmeal today! These Johnny cakes are a real treat for breakfast!

We’re a family who loves pancakes. In fact, while I’m sitting here writing this post, my youngest is making us breakfast — frozen pancakes we made a week ago that I do in huge batches so he can easily throw them into the toaster to warm up. I’ve been invited to be a part of […]

How to Dehydrate Frozen Vegetables

Want a quick, easy way to get started with your dehydrator? This is a no-fail way - How to dehydrate frozen vegetables!

So, you have a dehydrator and you don’t have a clue what to do with it. You ask your friends and most of them will tell you to tackle something really easy like apples or mushrooms. While those are fairly easy to dehydrate, there’s something that is so completely easy to do, will let you […]