Food

  • Plants for a Survival Garden

    Survival gardens are an excellent way to have food on hand when a disaster occurs. It is essential that you pick the right plants for your survival garden. Otherwise, you won't have the food you need when an emergency strikes. We are going to make things easy for you by telling you some plants to add to your survival garden. Start with some potatoes. They are easy to grow and go with just about anything. Plus, they taste great and they will give you the fuel...

  • Oct
    10
    Materials for a Fire Pit

    If the power grid goes down, your stove won't work anymore. You can still cook your food, but you wil have to do it over a fire. You can build a fire pit in your yard to use for this purpose. First, you will need to have the necessary supplies. Necessary Supplies Start with some bricks. You don't need fancy bricks. As long as you can set the bricks up in a circle, they will work. You will also need medium grade gravel, a plank of wood...

  • Keep your Garden Alive in the Winter

    It is relatively easy to garden in the summer, fall, and spring. Things get a little more difficult in the winter, though. You have to know what to do when gardening in the winter so your plants stay alive. Otherwise, you will not have food once the winter is over. That will be a catastrophe. First, start growing the seeds indoors. That will allow them to take root before you move them outdoors. When you choose seeds to start, go with hardy pants. They do be...

  • Avoid These Food Storage Mistakes

    Food is one of the most important things you will have when disaster strikes. It is essential that you avoid some common mistakes so you can eat your food when the disaster strikes. Don't Store Cans in the Heat If you buy cans at the store, don't put them in the garage or the attic. They can't handle a great deal of heat. If you can your own items, they can withstand more heat. Don't Buy Hybrid Seeds You have to buy...

  • Jul
    18
    Add Peas to Your Garden

    Choosing the right vegetables for your garden is an important task. Today, we are going to look at why you should add peas to your survival garden. Vitamins and Nutrients Peas are chock full of fiber and vitamin C. They are also low calorie. In fact, a cup of snap peas is only 26 calories. It will be hard to overeat when you have peas. Antioxidants Peas contain antioxidants that will prevent a variety of issues, including arthritis ...