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Spelt Blueberry Muffin Recipe

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Spelt is a species of wheat , a grain with a deep nutlike flavor that is very similar to hard red wheat . I...


Don't believe the legend: You wouldn't want to eat a month-old Twinkie

by The Atlantic | What They're Saying About "Us"

With news today that Twinkies have hit the endangered species list, people are already stocking up on the c...


Holiday Safety Tips

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

It is important during this holiday season to remember important safety recommendations. Here are some tips...


Mormons uniquely ready to respond to disasters like Sandy

by WNYC | What They're Saying About "Us"

Mormons are among the many faith-based organizations who've pitched in to assist in the post-Sandy relief e...


Recipe: Easy Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Cookies

by Emergency Essentials | Recipes Preparedness

1 cup dehydrated peanut butter powder ^ 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1...


Viewpoint: Process of preparedness

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

As Superstorm Sandy targeted the United States' East Coast, an amateur radio operator reported winds were i...


Freeze Dried vs. Just Add Water: What are the Differences?

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Not all entrees labeled "Freeze Dried" are created equal. Some companies label a "just-add-water" entree as...


Returning Home After a Disaster

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

When returning to your home after an evacuation , you should first assess the damage from the outside. Chec...


Food Storage Essentials: Building a food storage: How much is peace of mind worth?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Hurricane Sandy provides a stark reminder of the unpredictability of our weather. The drought affecting man...


New Tips for Old Food Storage

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

As the lead researcher of BYU's Long-Term Food Storage Research team and chair of the Brigham Young Univers...