Just because you're preparing for hurricane disasters doesn't mean you have to eat like a poor college student. These meals in jars have shelf lives of 5 to 7 years. This blog has instructions on how to make a large variety of meals that can be prepared with minimal effort and resources.
Heavy duty aluminum foil - Can be fashioned into cups, bowls, utensils, funnels, stove windscreen, just about anything. Can reflect heat from a fire. Conducts current. Makes a very effective solar still or oven. Roll off of tube and fold to reduce weight. CHEAP $5