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 […]

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 […]

Cheap Food Storage Items this Thankgiving Week

November 25, 2014 aptprepper 3

When I went grocery shopping today I noticed a lot of sales for items that can be used for food storage. I always encourage anyone starting their food storage plan to set aside a small amount, say $5.00 and pick up a few things every week. You can easily supplement your emergency food supplies by picking up a few extra cans or boxes. […]

Treats and Snacks in Your Food Storage

October 15, 2014 aptprepper 9

In the movie Zombieland, one of the goals of Woody Harrelson’s character had was to find a store that had Twinkies. He was obsessed with getting a hold of a Twinkie stash he wouldn’t let anything, including a bunch of zombies get in his way. It might have been just some product placement but they still had a valid point – a disaster does not make you stop craving for treats. […]

10 Easy Tips to Avoid Food Storage Problems

August 27, 2014 aptprepper 7

A lot of people are now considering storing food for emergencies but feel they have obstacles that prevent them from doing so. Perhaps they feel they don’t have any free space, or become overwhelmed by the task.

Having limited space and living in a hot humid climate for at least 120 days out of the year, I am very familiar with storage problems […]

11 Emergency Food Items That Can Last a Lifetime

June 11, 2014 aptprepper 4

This article originally appeared in Ready Nutrition By Tess Pennington Did you know that with proper storage techniques, you can have a lifetime supply of certain foods?  Certain foods can stand the test of time, and continue being a lifeline to the families that stored it.  Knowing which foods last […]

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