Welcome Preppers and Survivalists,
Southern Methodist University
Central University Libraries
Off Line Edition
The local library has a variety of resources from books to audio books to periodicals to movies to internet access, paid for by your tax dollars.
And, ... Most people ignore it.
Needless to say, your library will have a variety of cookbooks that you and your family can borrow, so you can find interesting recipes for your family to use.
Such as, ...
The Garden Web - How do you make bulgur?
I cheated and found the how-to on the internet.
But, ... You can do the same thing at your local library by using their computer 'card catalog' to search for a book, on their shelves.
Thus, ... Saving yourself $35 ; - )
Rodale Store - The Rodale Whole Foods Cookbook
Needless to say, you may be able to use the local library's computers to access the internet to find easy to recipes.
My Healthy Eating Habits - My Favorite No-Knead Whole Wheat Bread
You need to be buying the needed tools, like a Dutch Oven, before the event. Plus, you and your family need to practice using these 'new' tools ; - )
Le Creuset cast iron cookware is very expensive, so I bought my enameled cast iron or 'regular' cast iron cookware, on sale, at the local China-Marts, Farm and Home stores, and ... Lehman's.
Lehmans Hardware Store - Cast Iron: All