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If you open the typical American’s pantry, you’ll find all sorts of processed convenience foods like canned dinners and artificially flavored snacks. But there used to be a time when everyone’s pantries were stocked with hearty, wholesome food – much of it grown and preserved by themselves. Here are just a few staples from...
We all know that life in Alaska isn’t easy. There are long winters, harsh terrain, dangerous animals, and a high cost of living. That means Alaskans have to be tough and resilient to get by. It also means that Alaskans do a lot of things that would be completely weird anywhere else in...
When you visit prepping blogs or listen to survival “experts,” you’ll hear all sorts of advice. But here’s a shocker: a lot of this advice makes absolutely no sense in real-life situations – starting with the following conventional advice you should ignore. Stockpile Dry Beans Sure, dry beans last forever and are loaded with...
Witches’ butter doesn’t exactly look like a top-tier dessert food. However, looks can be deceiving.  Candying witches’ butter imparts a sweet taste and chewy texture reminiscent of store-bought gummy candy. But unlike processed confections, this one has health benefits homesteaders can get behind.  Read on to learn how to turn this fungus into a fun treat...
You’ve seen the lists of emergency foods from various “experts.” At first glance, the foods on these lists seem to make sense. But, when you think it over a bit more, a lot of the recommendations make no sense for the average prepper – including these foods that you probably shouldn’t stockpile. Pasta Experts will...