This guy has an ingenious setup where he can easily heat up water without using any electricity. Watch the video to learn how.
Canning is an efficient method of home food preservation. Jars are easy to store and, provided they don’t freeze, the food stays good for a long time time.
In a long-term disaster there could be looters going home to home taking people’s supplies. In case that happens, you should find some good hiding places.
If you can get a fire going, there are many things you can do with your bread ingredients. Learn about making bread when the power is out.
Survival cooking is a lot different from everyday cooking. When the power is out or you have to abandon your home, you’ll no longer be able to throw food into the microwave or oven. You’ll have to use a grill, a camping stove, or maybe even an old-fashioned campfire. But if you don’t have a […]
It might be impossible to store all the water you need, which is why you should learn how to harvest rainwater.
After Hurricane Sandy, I got a message asking about cooking without power when it’s too cold to go outside, so here are a few options.
If you’re new to dehydrating, you should try sliced bananas. They are very easy to dehydrate, they’re healthy, and they make a great snack. #urbansurvivalsite #dehydrate #dehydrating #bananas #foodstorage
Learn how to read expiration dates, actual food shelf life, and how to store it. Don’t throw away food that is still good.
Last week I was sealing some food in Mylar bags and I was trying to remember if I’d ever made a post on this topic. I searched my own site and was surprised to find I hadn’t. (Although I did share some good videos about it in the post, Using Buckets for Food Storage.) Many preppers […]