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5 Things To Do If People Find Out You’re A Prepper

The number one rule that all preppers should know is to never talk about your prepping to anyone.  There are many reasons for this rule that are obvious and can be life-threatening, which is why it is very important a prepper does not talk about their supplies or strategies. But, let’s say, someone does find … Continued

Camping with Kids Checklist

Camping with kids can be very overwhelming because you not only need to pack for yourself, but for your child(ren) as well. Not to mention you need to pack shelter, food, and other essentials. All of this preparation can become stressful and cause you to forget some of the most important items needed for your … Continued

Why Nutrition is Important for Food Storage

Good nutrition is an essential factor to help keeping you healthy and active. When a disaster happens, many forget that a main part of staying alive is eating nutritious food and drinking water. Having poor nutrition can impair our wellbeing and cause our bodies to slow affecting our ability to problem solve, our overall alertness, … Continued

Stages & Symptoms of Dehydration

The number one thing a person needs to remember when they are trying to survive is to stay hydrated. Dehydration causes the body to slowly shut down, which not only could potentially lead to death, but it causes confusion making it harder for a person to make logical survival choices that could save their life. Do you know … Continued

Essentials for a DIY Bug Out Bag

The top reasons why people don’t prepare are because they think it is too difficult, too expensive, and too time-consuming.  But, it doesn’t have to be.  In fact, putting together a basic family preparedness plan with a bug out bag for each family member can generally be done in an evening. In an effort to … Continued

Food Storage and Spring Cleaning

Spring cleaning is upon us! There are three important steps that need to happen during your spring cleaning that will benefit your food storage and your family in the long run.

4 Questions To Ask Before Buying Emergency Food Storage

For many people, buying an emergency food storage supply feels like a daunting task. With all of the products available on the market, the amount of research needed to find the right thing for your family can be overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be. One our our team members, Tim Hemingway, recently met with … Continued

5 Bug-Out-Bag Items Pinners Forget

When doing a “do it yourself” project, Pinterest is a great place to find ideas.  It will help you think of  adding things you normally wouldn’t think of. There is a category that is dedicated to “preparedness” that has numerous ideas to help pinners get prepared. Bug-Out-Bags are a huge catch on Pinterest, and while … Continued

Survival Tip: Open A Can Without A Can Opener

It is always smart to have food storage in your house, whether it is canned or freeze-dried. Of course, here at Food Insurance, we encourage everyone to be prepared. With this being said, if you happen to have canned food stored, here is a great tip if an emergency does arise, but you misplaced, broke, … Continued