A spoonful of the stuff may be enough to kill 100,000 people Ever hear of a little bacterium-caused illness known as botulism? It’s a serious condition often caused by consuming improperly stored or preserved food. Clostridium botulinum is the bacterium’s name, and it just loves spoiling the party—literally. Botulinum will munch on exposed food and… Read more »
When it comes to food storage, we have a lot of options. eFoods Direct sells freeze-dried entrees (like Beef Stroganoff with Pasta), soups (Cheddar Broccoli), as well as many other food products like biscuit mixes (Delicious Buttermilk Biscuits). But there are other types of foods that can be stored. From the grocery story, we can buy… Read more »
Here we are, almost through an entire year of packing things away. I bet you are a little more at ease. Being prepared is an ongoing process. Making sure you have enough to get you through any situation is always the goal, however you can never be too prepared. Keep at it, packing away a… Read more »
What do you think of canning? Too much work or worth the effort?
Canning is a method where heat is applied to food to stop the natural process of spoilage. Generally, there are two methods to do this Water-bath canning Pressure canning. Why Do We Can? Canning builds self reliance and produces high quality flavorful food that can save you money. It’s a great way to… Read more »
Moving to the city really screwed us all up. We all got used to heading to the store to get our coffee in the morning or always having some place a short walk away to cook your favorite food. We lost a lot of the basic self sufficiency skills every man and woman used to… Read more »