5 Myths about Water Storage

by Emergency Essentials | October 1, 2013 | Preparedness

Water storage needs to be protected against viruses, contamination, and bacteria. So you must take differen...


Food Storage Strategies

by Kelsey Berteaux | September 17, 2013 | Preparedness

The practice of laying up stores for times of famine reaches back to the Bible. Joseph of Egypt foretold of...


Survival Skills for Kids: Outdoor Games

by Emergency Essentials | September 17, 2013 | Preparedness

Before or after you play: Talk with your kids Talk to your kids about the types of emergencies or personal ...


September Is National Preparedness Month

by Emergency Essentials | September 10, 2013 | Preparedness

All month long we’ll be talking about easy ways to get into emergency preparedness, simple strategies for m...


Communicating During Disasters

by Emergency Essentials | August 27, 2013 | Preparedness

Even though we cannot predict or prevent earthquakes, floods, tornadoes, or other natural cataclysmic event...


Emergency Preparedness at Work and School

by Emergency Essentials | August 20, 2013 | Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness at Work Think about what you have at your office that will help you get through an e...

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How to Make Fruit Salsa from Your Long-term Food Storage

by Emergency Essentials | August 13, 2013 | Preparedness

For me, the ultimate comfort food would have to be a nice big bag of tortilla chips and salsa, but at the s...


Food Storage Recipe: Banana Oat Crumb Cake

by Emergency Essentials | July 23, 2013 | Preparedness

Banana Oat Crumb Cake ½ C Butter, Softened 2/3 C Packed Brown Sugar 2 Eggs (4 Tbsp Whole Egg Powder + 6 Tbs...


Food Storage Recipe: Personal Pizzas

by Emergency Essentials | July 16, 2013 | Preparedness

'We've been craving pizza around here at Emergency Essentials , so we grilled up a few personal pizzas on a...


Dutch Oven Basics—Picking Your Oven

by Emergency Essentials | July 1, 2013 | Preparedness

Dutch ovens produce some of the tastiest meals by using a constant heat maintained over a longer duration. ...