Who says food storage beans have to be pintos and little white beans? Mix it up! This week we experimented with red lentils!
People often ask me why I store food and why do I talk about it so much. I think those are great questions! So here’s my answer.
We try to grow and can much of our food ourselves. However, there are certain items that we still buy and stock up because it is just not feasible for us to do ourselves. For such items, we made this simple can rack with slanted shelves which easily allows us to rotate our canned food […]
Learning how to store canned food and rotating it will eliminate the waste of food and money. If your canned food is taking over your kitchen cupboard space or pantry here are several ideas that may help.
My friends and family get caught off guard by me sometimes. “Can I get a picture of your pantry for an article I’m writing”? The first few times I asked this, the response was the same, an indulging smile followed by an awkward silence. The hesitation, which is totally understandable, was that they felt their […]
Have you ever stopped to think what people did long before refrigeration? I’ve already touched the subject on how to live without refrigeration, but have you ever really stopped and thought what life would be like without it? Well, one way was with the help of root cellars. The great news is that they are […]