Mountain House Freeze Dried Food

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Mountain House freeze dried food is probably one of the best know brands in outdoor recreation and emergency foods.

Manufactured by Oregon Freeze Dry, the Mountain House line of products has been manufactured since the early 1970s, after the company manufactured freeze dried military rations for the Department of Defense in the 1960s. Continue reading

Organic Freeze Dried Foods

Organic foods are popular right now, especially amid the abundance of GMO foods. The Environmental Working Group put out a guide of the Dirty Dozen foods you should always try to buy organic as well as the Clean 15 foods that don’t need to be organic to be healthy.

Still, even with this information, many are leery of getting anything that isn’t organic. This may make it seem harder to stock your pantry.

The best option is to grow your own, but sometimes that isn’t enough. And some things are just not reasonable to grow, especially if you live in the middle of a city. Continue reading

Freeze Dried Vegetables and Fruits

Freeze dried vegetables are great to have on hand, even when you are not dealing with a disaster situation. If you’ve ever thrown together a last minute casserole and wanted to add extra nutrition, freeze dried vegetables are just the thing you need. And they are perfect for soups and stews.

You can also sneak in extra veggies when they are freeze dried. Picky eaters will hardly notice. Continue reading

How do You Feed Your Pets using Your Food Storage Supply?

How do you feed your pets using your food storage supply? That is the question Diana asked on the post How to Prepare Your Pets, and it is an excellent question!

Before I sat down to write the answer, I wanted to see what others had to say about it. Everything I found said pretty close to what I already mentioned in that post – have several days worth of food saved for an emergency, as well as water. This isn’t all that helpful, so let’s look at this question a little more in-depth. Continue reading