Earlier this year we took part in a 60-day no-spend pantry and freezer challenge. It was a real eye-opener – and a major money-saver. Since we live off the grid in kind of a remote area, we have some unique challenges. Especially when it comes to buying, growing, storing food and getting rid of food […]
Are you working towards a well-stocked pantry? Spending time in the kitchen is so much more enjoyable if you have all the pantry staples you need at your fingertips. Making sure you have a well-stocked pantry will make whipping up a healthy meal for your family quick and easy. The list of pantry staples I […]
Some folks think that preparedness (aka prepping) is too ‘out there’ and ‘over the top’ for them. The truth is they prep too… just in smaller quantities.. soup on sale? TP on sale? Stock up!
Carrots are a great thing to have on hand for soups, roasts, stews, and even by themselves as a side dish! And since they usually go on sale in the fall, this is a great time to stock up and can enough for the whole year! Read on to get the full details on how […]
Sweet potatoes are a great thing to have on hand for soups, side dishes, and especially during the holidays!! And since they usually go on sale in the fall, this is a great time to stock up and can enough for the whole year! Read on to get the full details on how to can […]
It’s not all drudgery. Sometimes what most folks would consider work is actually an enjoyable hobby. The side effect of thinking ahead and planning in advance reduces stress in seasons to come. Click on over to see what we’ve been up to so far this spring, yes, in preparation for next winter.