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Appetite Fatigue: It Hits More than Just Your Waistline

When most people think of long-term food storage they instantly visualize pallets of MRE’s and freeze dried food. Add beans, corn, and wheat to the list of items and that’s about all most people believe can be stored for any prolonged period of time. But did you know that there […]

Survival Food 101: Hardtack

Pilot bread, ship’s biscuit, shipbiscuit, sea biscuit, sea bread , “dog biscuits”, “tooth dullers”, “sheet iron”, “worm castles” or “molar breakers”. Hardtack has had many different names throughout the years but its importance has never changed. Hardtack has actually been around since the time of Egyptian Pharaohs, but if you […]

27 Surprising Uses for Salt

Salt has been an integral part of civilization dating back as far as 6050 B.C. Salt has been such an important element of life that it has been the subject of many stories, fables and folktales and is frequently referenced in fairy tales. It served as currency at various times and places, […]