Money Mondays: Save on Food Storage Items at Aldi’s

April 25, 2016 aptprepper 4

    This post is by Bernie Carr, A while back, an Aldi’s grocery store opened near my area.  Many residents in the neighborhood had never heard of Aldi’s before.  One neighbor said she tried it, and did not like the selection because she was very brand conscious and […]

Start a Food Storage Plan Painlessly

February 24, 2016 aptprepper 7

  This post is by Bernie Carr, A few people I know have nearly no food stored at home.  They eat out on a regular basis and therefore feel no need to have food around the house except for a gallon of milk and some orange juice.  I’ve tried […]

This is What Happens During a Food Crisis

August 12, 2015 aptprepper 6

This post is by Bernie Carr, These last few weeks, I have been seeing some dire warnings from economic forecasters, about risks of another financial disaster, in spite of good economic news from main stream sources.  However, a large segment of our society still seems to be oblivious to […]

Meal Replacement Shakes for Food Storage

June 22, 2015 aptprepper 5

I was at our local grocery store’s health food section as my teen son was looking for protein powder.  We found a large canister of one of the trusted brands at 20% off.  With several servings that would last for weeks, I started to think it would not be a […]

10 Unusual Foods You Should Have in Your Pantry

March 5, 2015 aptprepper 4

  By Lisa Bedford, The Survival Mom This post original appeared in The Survival Mom Modern Americans probably have more food choices than any other group in the history of the planet Earth. I was told about a Japanese student who went to an American grocery store for cereal. Seeing […]

The Organic Canner – Interview with Daisy Luther and Giveaway

February 27, 2015 aptprepper 7

This post is by Bernie Carr, Today we are featuring The Organic Canner by Daisy Luther.   For anyone who is not familiar with Daisy Luther, she runs The Organic Prepper and her articles are widely publicized in alternative media. I was excited to read The Organic Canner.  Canning is […]

Is Expired Food Safe to Eat?

January 23, 2015 aptprepper 2

Written by Julie This post originally appeared in Home Ready Home Last week, I went through my pantry, trying to get an idea of how much food storage I have. By the time the organizing session was complete, a dozen or so “expired” items sat on my kitchen counter. In the […]

Can Food Shortages Happen Here?

January 14, 2015 aptprepper 1

This post is by Bernie Carr, I’ve been seeing news articles about the food shortages happening in Venezuela:  people standing in line for hours just to get their basic necessities, their National Guard closely watching shoppers to prevent fights from breaking out, and rows of empty shelves inside the […]

Review of Valley Food Storage Mango Habanero Chili

December 26, 2014 aptprepper 0

This post is by Bernie Carr, I was contacted by Valley Food Storage regarding trying out one of their entrees.  I am always looking for long term storage foods that are tasty.  As you know, long term storage foods can be a hit or miss, but I am always […]

Is it Safe to Refreeze Thawed Meat?

December 22, 2014 aptprepper 2

This post is by Bernie Carr, Whenever there is a power outage, we always avoid opening the refrigerator and especially the freezer to avoid letting the cold out.  A big worry is that freezer items will thaw out and go bad.  Some food items are salvageable, but some are […]

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