Cooking From The Pantry – One-Pot Sloppy Joe With Rice – Video

In less than 20 minutes, I put together a meal in our garage. That’s right, I went off-grid style again, using a camp stove to make a sloppy joe mix with ground beef, Manwich, and home-canned mushrooms. Of course, I also made a video as well. 🙂

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How To Rehydrate Dried Mushrooms (And Other Veggies) – Video

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  • Post last modified:October 3, 2021
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  • Reading time:7 mins read

Includes Video – Adding Dried Mushrooms To A Roast

An article on how to rehydrate dried mushrooms? Absolutely, because dehydrating vegetables is a fantastic method of preserving for long-term food storage and your prepper pantry. If we’re going to dehydrate it, we need to know how to re-hydrate it.

Let’s rehydrate dried mushrooms. I’m cooking a roast today using dehydrated mushrooms and decided to record a short video on adding the dried/dehydrated mushroom to the Crock-Pot.

By the way, rehydrating other vegetables works the same way. I just happened to be rehydrating mushrooms today.

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MAG Leadership – Managing Your MAG (Mutual Assistance Group)

In this article, Jeff B. offers spot-on advice on the leadership required for setting up a MAG (Mutual Assistance Group).

I want to welcome Jeff to Next Step Survival and thank him for being a contributing author. I’ve known Jeff for about a year and a half within a prepper group we belong to, and he has earned respect from all of us in the group.

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Building YOUR Realistic Preparedness Action Plan

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  • Post last modified:July 24, 2021
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  • Reading time:9 mins read

We’re going to take a few minutes to discuss how to put together a realistic preparedness action plan. In less than a ten-minute read, you’ll have a solid idea of what YOUR preparedness action plan should look like.

I even tell a couple of stories because I’m all about teachable moments mixed with a good time. 🤸‍♂️ That’s right – It ain’t boring!

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How To Start A Prepper Pantry – Updated w/ Video

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  • Post last modified:September 27, 2021
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  • Reading time:19 mins read

In this post, Prepping For Beginners, I’m going to walk you through how to start prepping for emergencies and how to start a prepper pantry. My goal is to remove any confusion and show you how easy it is to start prepping and enjoy a more prepared lifestyle without the stress and worry of more shortages in the future.

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Prepper Pantry Inventory – Plain Sight Inventory System – Video

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  • Post last modified:March 14, 2021
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In this post, I will show you how I keep my prepper pantry inventory with a short 9-minute video. This is the food inventory system I use, and by sharing it, I hope to help you decide if it will work for you.

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Building A Portable USB Device Charging Kit – The Ultimate Guide

  • Post category:Gear and Gadgets
  • Post last modified:March 7, 2021
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  • Reading time:22 mins read

In this post, I’m going to cover building a portable USB device charging kit and how that fits well into your preps.

I’ll go over the how what and why of building a device charging kit.

I also cover the cost of building your charging kit, including an itemized list of everything I put in the best charging kit I own – which I just put together this week.

I won’t get all technical and geeky on you. Honestly, while I’ve been using these kits for the last five years, I have no interest in learning anything beyond what is necessary to make the best portable charging kits while keeping the costs down. I am not an electrician and won’t pretend to understand every aspect of these devices.

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