Nine Reasons to Dehydrate

There are so many good reasons to dehydrate your garden surplus. If fact, deyhdrating is at the top of my list of ways to preserve food.  Here’s why: Better flavor, better nutrition Dehydrating preserves the flavor and nutritional value of food better than any other method. Fruits and vegetables that are canned are put under…

Set a budget

Setting down a budget is the first step to getting a Preparedness Plan in place.   In theory… In theory budgeting is pretty simple: just don’t spend money you don’t have. Easy enough to say. But what exactly does a good budget look like? There are some good guidelines to setting a family budget. The…

Shop Rummage Sales

Preparedness shouldn’t cost a lot You’ll need some equipment to get going and meet your gardening, food preservation or other preparedness goals. The list of equipment needed may seem daunting. You may be tempted to spend a lot on supplies or (worse!) you may quit before beginning because the list is so overwhelming. Please don’t!…