Healthy Instant Oatmeal Packets--for hot & refrigerator oats
12 easy, make-ahead recipes for grab-and-go home, work, travel, camping, & dorm breakfasts.
The 7 core areas of preparedness
By Patrice Lewis Issue #133 • January/February, 2012 As I write this article, it’s early September. And September, as you may or may not know, is National Preparedness Month, sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This is the time of year when we are officially recognized for our efforts to prepare for […]
Avoiding Food Insecurity with a Well Stocked Pantry - 5 Easy Steps
Food insecurity can occur to anyone at any time, whether due to a job loss or extreme weather conditions. Don't be caught without food for your family! Plan now and create a well stocked pantry to provide food security year round, with or without a garden.
Use up those apple cores I told you to save, by making Apple Cider Vinegar! Follow my directions and....not too long from now you will have beautiful, strong, homemade ACV.......just like our grandmothers used to make throughout the fall and winter for their families. Come over and join us---the door is always open! :) ~Heather <3
My Favorite Salsa For Canning-Tutorial - An Oregon Cottage
Learn how to make an easy and flavorful salsa for canning that's safe, uses all-natural ingredients, and is thicker than typical canned salsas.
20 Ways To Use Your Freezer To Save Time And Money
Your freezer is a valuable tool when it comes to storing foods. Check out this list of 20 foods you can freeze to save yourself time and money!
Simple Kitchen Tips to Make Life Easier
Simple answers to common kitchen and homemaking questions. These helpful tips are useful for any homemaker! Tips like how to check if eggs are good and more
Chewy Crunchy Granola Bars
Quick, no-bake recipe! Chewy Crunchy Granola Bars are packed with oats, peanut butter, and chocolate chips! Easily adapted using other seed or nut butters!
Teaching people to rely on traditional methods of food preparation, food storage and preservation, organic gardening, and basic common sense skills to form strong local communities.
Bulk Italian Seasoning Recipe. It Fills a Pint Jar!
I like to make my herb and spice mixtures from scratch, but I don't like to do it every time that I need it. This is why I adapted a basic Italian Seasoning recipe to
Food Saver for Freezer Meals
I recently received one of the best gifts ever- a FoodSaver. I've never had or used one before, so I didn't realize what I was missing. I...