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Wheat, the Remarkable Grain

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Did you know that cereal grains are grown in greater quantities and provide more food energy worldwide than...


Chicken Soup

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

We felt like some good, old fashioned chicken soup the other day. This soup is about as simple as they come...


How Long Does Dehydrated or Freeze-dried Food Last after Opening?

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

There are a few factors that determine how long food will last after it is opened. They include the followi...


Keeping Fruits and Veggies Fresh

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

A little knowledge can save you money and extend the window of opportunity to eat those vegetables you enjo...


Strawberry Bread

by Emergency Essentials | Recipes Preparedness

Do you like banana or zucchini bread? Do you like strawberries ? If so, you'll love this recipe. You can ma...


Spinach-Cheese Enchiladas

by Emergency Essentials | Recipes Preparedness

You won't believe how amazing these Spinach-Cheese Enchiladas taste. My 10 year-old couldn't get enough of ...


Cook with Confidence

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Many years ago, I decided I’d try cooking my very first turkey. It was just a week before Thanksgiving and ...


Safely Stored Fuel Is a Preparedness Essential

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

The type of fuel you store for heating, lighting and cooking in an emergency will vary according to your li...


Not All Barrels Are Built the Same

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Water storage containers vary in their size, color, shape, versatility, type of material and quality. The m...


Chocolate Zucchini Cake

by Emergency Essentials

It's that time of the year again when I wonder what to do with all of my zucchini from the garden, let alon...