Cooking off the grid or cooking during a disaster has to be a priority. Many people have electric stoves and as soon as the power goes out they lose their most effective means of cooking. For many this comes as a surprise and most people make it an excuse to go to the restaurant. By time they get home the power is probably back on and without a thought this problem goes away. The trouble starts when people realize the restaurants are closed and the power wont be back on. In a true disaster you need an answer.
While rocket stoves and wood stoves are good options for cooking it is a good idea to build something or have a cooking option for the outdoors. This article offers up plans for creating an awesome backyard brick oven. Not only is this a great option for disaster but you can make incredible pizzas as well.