Salt Water Taffy


Print the recipe page!  salt water taffy My kids and I have had a ball learning how to make taffy this month!  After trying a number of batches and learning what works along the way, this one from Paula Deen is the one we’re keeping and adding to our food storage cookbook.    Now that we’ve […]

September 29, 2012

No-Bake Chewy Granola Bars

Breakfast, Cooking with grains, Snacks

Print the recipe card!  no-bake chewy granola bars So I’ve been posting food storage recipes for a year now and still haven’t posted a granola bar recipe. Seriously, what kind of survivalist blogger am I…no granola bars?? Well, I’ve finally found what I consider to be the ideal food storage granola bar recipe.  It’s perfect […]

September 27, 2012

Homemade Marshmallows


Print the recipe page! (revised per comments) homemade marshmallows 1 You won’t believe how easy these are to make!  Marshmallows are such a fun treat and (without even knowing it) you probably already have all the ingredients on hand.  I’ve made two batches here (for comparison), one using my standing mixer and one mixed by […]

September 22, 2012

Tortilla Soup

Soup, Sun Oven

Print the recipe page!   tortilla soup  This Tortilla Soup was one I adapted for my plan from Emeril’s Favorite Tortilla Soup.  We really like it!   It’s extremely mild while still flavorful, so it works well for both kids and adults;  spice is added for those who want it upon serving.  Also, since I […]

September 19, 2012