Be Prepared This New Year

Who would have thought that this year would bring a slew of disasters? As the country was dealing with wildfires in California, and then a hurricane that affected The Bahamas and Puerto Rico.  All of this, with the constant threat of nuclear war, put a lot of the country on alert. The Ready Store was... Read More

How To Get the Most Out of Your Food Storage
I want to talk to you about how we can get the best value out of our food storage investment. I believe in keeping it simple. With our current economy we need to stretch every dollar to take care of our families. So, let’s keep it simple and focus on the following topics: * Defining short term and long term food storage * What should I get first? * Filling out your food storage: identifying gaps and filling them.
Storing Meats and Proteins in Your Food Storage

Protein is an important part of our diet and necessary to have in your food storage. For many people the majority of protein comes from meat, fish, and poultry. In the past, these foods have been difficult to store because of the limited options of preservation. Canned and dried meats like tuna and beef jerky... Read More

A Campfire for Every Occasion

Summer is prime time for camping, and camping means building fires to cook food, stay warm, and let’s be honest, continue in the quest to roast the perfect marshmallow. We’ve talked about how to start a fire, but actually putting the logs together and building a fire is a different story.
You can build a fire... Read More

Grow Your Own Portable Garden

Growing your own food is useful for becoming more self reliant and saving money. It is also useful to grow your own food in case of an emergency. However, where you live might not always be conducive to growing food, especially if you live in urban areas where you don’t have much space outdoors. But... Read More