What are you stocking your shelves with in case of emergency? Hopefully not just fruit snacks. Take a note out of sea voyagers’ books with hardtack.

Hardtack resembles a thick cracker and is made of flour, water and sometimes salt. The simple ingredients are perfect for military food and long-lasting voyages because it is non-perishable. Something you might consider during hurricane season. Or pirate season. 

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