Look, it's important to be prepared. It's not only important to be aware of what's going on around us — beyond your front door and at your workplace – but around the world too! Hurricanes? Volcano eruptions? Ebola and now Covid-19? It's somewhat reassuring to know that government agencies are working to contain the spread of the most recent Coronavirus.
QUESTION: What can you do at home to help protect your family aside from social distancing and wearing your masks when you HAVE to go out?
ANSWER: Make sure you have enough food on hand for the next round of whatever-is-coming-our-way ... in case your county/town/home gets quarantined again.
There's nothing quite like the feeling of security when you know your family will be fed, in times of natural disasters.
Hurricanes, earthquakes, and volcano eruptions and contagious viruses are nothing to sneeze at (pun NOT intended). You need to have food stowed away for times like these.
Get our free eBook and learn the quick Six Simple Steps on how to safely dehydrate fresh fruits 'n' veggies (and cooked meats). Not only that, you need to know how to safely store it too!
It's easy to be prepared if you know how. We make checklists before going on vacation, heck, and grocery store lists, so why shouldn't we have an emergency food list?
America is TOUGH — and we CAN and WILL get through anything, but help yourself first so you're able to HELP others in a time of need.
WE CAN DO IT America!
Hey, when you've learned how to dehydrate your garden's goodies, then put your dehydrated food ingredients to the test in our easy recipes. Be prepared to be blown away by how good these dishes taste, and how easy they are to make. Also included in the 20 Taste-Tested Easy Recipes eBook are the fresh ingredient amounts to use in lieu of the dehydrated food amounts listed in the recipes.
Have you ever considered growing your own fruits and veggies? I did. I started a compost bin and all. What happened? We moved house! Grrrr. If you're lucky enough to live on acreage — be it an acre or ten acres — then why not grow veggies? Plant a few fruit trees too while you're at it!
While I'm on the subject, you'll probably need a greenhouse to get your seedlings started, in colder climes. Check out this super greenhouse made from recycled items! Love. It.
Suggestion: Check out Mother Earth News™️ — they are a great source of gardening inspiration!
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