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...

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...

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.