How To Properly Store Quinoa Long-Term So It Doesn’t Go Bad
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How To Properly Store Quinoa Long-Term So It Doesn’t Go Bad

Raw grains can be stored in an airtight container for years if kept in a cool, dry, and dark place. Quinoa is the edible seed of the amaranth family’s flowering plant. As dried uncooked grains, they can be stored in the pantry for up to 2 to 3 years past their expiration date, and even…

How To Heat A Tent Safely In An Emergency Situation
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How To Heat A Tent Safely In An Emergency Situation

Heat is required for our bodies to function normally. The average body temperature is around 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit (37 oC). When exposed to moisture and cold weather, people tend to lose body heat more quickly. If too much heat is lost and the body temperature falls below 95 degrees Fahrenheit (35 degrees Celsius), a medical…

How To Freeze Orange Juice For Long-Term Storage
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How To Freeze Orange Juice For Long-Term Storage

During difficult times, fresh fruits and vegetables can become scarce. Freezing food is a good way to prepare for SHTF as long as the power remains on or a backup power source is established. Preppers can also extract the juice from the fruit before freezing it to save space. The following containers can be used…

Best Laundry Alternatives Without Electricity
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Best Laundry Alternatives Without Electricity

If you live off the grid, your electricity supply is likely limited, making using an electric washing machine to do your laundry impractical. There are several alternatives you can use, and the majority of them only require manual operation to function. The following are the best methods for doing off-grid laundry: washboard method plunger method…

How To Use Activated Charcoal for Stomach Bugs In An emergency
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How To Use Activated Charcoal for Stomach Bugs In An emergency

Activated charcoal is available in a variety of forms, including tablets, capsules, pellets, powder, and suspension. It is primarily used as an antidote to poisons and drugs. It is currently being used off-label to treat bloating, diarrhoea, and stomach bugs. There is still no concrete evidence that activated charcoal can be used to treat stomach…

Want To Live Off Grid? You Need this Checklist
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Want To Live Off Grid? You Need this Checklist

Living off the grid to reconnect with nature and escape the city’s daily grind is a romantic notion. However, it is not something you should do hastily. First, make a concrete plan and complete everything on the “off-grid living” checklist. A systematic plan is essential for preparing to live off the grid. Examine your finances,…