If you had a grandmother like mine, you know that oatmeal played a huge part of survival food. It was inexpensive, healthy, and the smile of the Quaker Oats man greeted every one of us from the pantry shelves.
However, there are those who have taken it up a notch and turned it into another type of "survival" food, agreeable to everyone's budget, easy to carry in a backpack, and guaranteed to give you a healthy meal.
Take a look at the The Yummy Life's Blog Page by Monica Matheny. It's aimed to please with a variety of recipes for freezing or bag storage. You certainly can't go wrong with ingredients you can attain at your local grocery store.
Healthy Instant Oatmeal Packets