Tag Archives: food

Food Preparation without Heat

Cooked food has several important advantages: it kills pathogens, makes some foods easier to digest, and deactivates certain anti-nutritional factors. Cooked food also keeps longer in the refrigerator, since it has less bacteria than raw food. Why is soup one … Continue reading

When The Stored Food Is Gone

What happens when all of the food that you carefully gathered and stored runs out? If one situation or another arises, you might need to rely on stored food for an extended period of time. But you know that it … Continue reading

Dinner… Survival Style

The kids were off on a school field trip and the wife went along as a chaperone so I was on my own for dinner tonight. I carefully considered my options; Chinese takeout, pizza, tacos, mac-and-cheese, or…dip into my emergency … Continue reading