What to prepare & ration packs

Using Spelt as your family grain

The McClures like spelt so much they grow it in Southland, New Zealand. Andrew tells us about it: "Spelt is hulled, filtered, and stored dry in 25kg sacks. Buying bulk grain and self milling enables people to store their food for a very long time and have access to...

Home-bake Bread

"Home baking is not that hard, not that time consuming, and certainly cheap! You don't need a bread machine or a lot of fancy equipment. This blog features a tutorial on home bread baking, tips on equipment and ingredients, and recipes for real home cooking." 1. Learn...

How to store food

Learn how to store grain using CO2.


Being prepared is a way of life. Learn what you need to do to be prepared with the basics.

Keep a kitchen garden

Grow your food and store a little every day through the harvest season.

Frugal Abundance

Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without.