Recent Articles by Leslie Probert
Published: Thursday, May 2, 2013 4:55 pm MDT
Summer is a good time to think about how food could be cooked if you lose power in an emergency. Sales on some storable fuels are easier to find in warm months, and camping experiences allow people to try alter...
Published: Friday, April 5, 2013 10:38 am MDT
Having food storage does not have to make moving a negative experience. Some ideas are given to assist in decision-making and to make the process easier, whether people decide to get rid of storage before their...
Published: Thursday, February 28, 2013 4:20 pm MST
Baking powder, baking soda, salt and yeast are critical for yummy baked foods made with flour, white or whole wheat, oatmeal and other grains often included in food storage. Tips for purchasing and storing thes...
Published: Friday, February 1, 2013 11:47 am MST
Delicious basic food storage recipes can be used for everyday as well as for emergencies.
Published: Thursday, January 10, 2013 2:04 pm MST
Winter months, when sales on storable foods are limited, are a good time to stock up on non-food items like cleaning and paper supplies, first aid supplies and medications, and clothing, blankets and sewing sup...
Published: Thursday, December 6, 2012 3:52 pm MST
For millenia people stored harvest abundance preparing for a time of food scarcity. Today easily available food makes it easy to assume food will always be available. Here are some ideas for food storage Christ...
Published: Thursday, November 1, 2012 4:21 pm MDT
Hurricane Sandy provides a stark reminder of the unpredictability of our weather. The drought affecting many areas of the country this summer was another reminder of the uncertainties of life.
Published: Friday, October 5, 2012 10:40 am MDT
Singles and couples can benefit from having a supply of food stored. Six common concerns are considered and simple solutions are suggested.
Published: Thursday, September 6, 2012 4:35 pm MDT
Many people wonder about storing long grain rice in long term food storage. Why not store healthier brown rice, or faster Minute Rice? Follow 3 simple steps for cooking perfect rice every time.
Published: Thursday, August 2, 2012 5:53 pm MDT
Important information on how to safely store propane for emergencies. Also reviewed is haybox cooking, a way to save fuel by heating a pot of food and placing it in an insulated container to finish cooking.