List of Common Cooking and Baking Ingredient Substitutions
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List of Common Cooking and Baking Ingredient Substitutions

It’s very inconvenient to be in the middle of preparing dinner or baking cookies and realize you’re missing a key ingredient. Consider whether your pantry or kitchen has reasonable options, such as an ingredient substitution, before making an unnecessary trip to the grocery store. A recipe substitution may change the flavor, color, texture, or volume…

How to Plan for and Survive a Food Shortage
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How to Plan for and Survive a Food Shortage

Every year, disasters, droughts, flooding, wildfires, and wind storms disrupt hundreds of thousands of lives, and the number appears to be increasing if the recent global pandemic is included. Every disaster or pandemic has long-term consequences, such as people being deprived of basic necessities such as food and water. After all that we’ve been through…

Did You Know You Can Make Your Own Vegetable Oil?
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Did You Know You Can Make Your Own Vegetable Oil?

Being self-sufficient can be a long process, but it is a goal that can be achieved if you avoid relying on companies and third parties. One of the small things you should learn to help you move closer to your self-sufficiency objective is how to make your own vegetable oil. Not to mention that it…

Cheapest Emergency Foods: Stockpiling on a Budget
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Cheapest Emergency Foods: Stockpiling on a Budget

Stocking up on inexpensive emergency food can be done at your local grocery shop, big-box retailer, or online for a fraction of the cost of professionally packed survival foods, but it does require a little more effort. To save the most money, you’ll have to look for bargains and do some couponing. Canned beans, fruits,…

Survival Foods You Need Before It’s Too Late
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Survival Foods You Need Before It’s Too Late

Food is extremely crucial when stocking up on emergency or survival supplies. Foods, on the other hand, can be bulky, perishable, or difficult to prepare, making them unsuitable for emergency stockpiling. See also: Top 20 Barter Items to Stockpile Foods to Stock Up on Before it’s Too Late When deciding which foods to stock up…

Prepper Foods: Essentials That Must be on Your List
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Prepper Foods: Essentials That Must be on Your List

If you ever find yourself in a survival situation, whether it’s due to a natural disaster or something like a pandemic, you’ll need to focus every ounce of energy you have on staying alive. Of course, one thing you’ll need to keep alive is food and plenty of it. The trouble is that you never…

Healthy Emergency Foods to Stock Up On
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Healthy Emergency Foods to Stock Up On

You could believe that only unhealthy meals can be kept for a long time, but this isn’t true. There are various nutritious options with extended shelf life if you are wanting to construct an emergency food store for any situation that may arise, so let’s take a deeper look. See also: Top 20 Barter Items…

Meal Planning During Quarantine
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Meal Planning During Quarantine

You may encounter some new obstacles when it comes to filling your kitchen during a quarantine, in isolation, preparing for the potential of these events, or trying to stretch the time between grocery excursions to limit the danger of viral exposure. Learning to cook owing to restaurant closures, or learning to cook without fresh veggies…