Couple runs a 30 day test on preps alone...

Discussion in 'General Survival and Preparedness' started by melbo, Aug 3, 2007.

  1. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

  2. CRC

    CRC Survivor of Tidal Waves | RIP 7-24-2015 Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Thanks melbo.....

    Very interesting....especially for those of us that live alone...

    In Hurricane Season...

    On the water...

    etc, etc, etc.......

    Made me take stock and do a lot of thinking...writing , and re planning...

    Appreciate it...[winkthumb]
  3. NVBeav

    NVBeav Monkey+++

    That was a great experiment -- it would be difficult to try with my family being addicted to the "life of ease".

    Some of the points I thought were interesting:
    • The amount of time it took to prepare meals
    • Craving for highly-processed food
    • Powdered Cocoa mix will be a great food storage item
    • Inventory: keep checking
    • Plans on how to use supplies
    On the last item, OmegaMan didn't want to argue about how much hamburger the wife used in one of the meals, but left it as a lesson for later. Right or wrong, it illuminates that planning ahead on how supplies are used can make a huge impact.

    Overall, it was great food-for-thought reading.
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