20 Food Storage Locations For People With Small Homes

Do you have a small home without a lot of storage space for extra food? Adding more storage may not be an option and means another solution will be needed. You may be surprised to know your home can actually have a lot of food storage locations available. One important thing to keep in mind about … [Read more...]

How To Preserve Fresh Herbs In Coconut Oil

Do you have coconut oil in your kitchen or ready to use for a home remedy? One way that you can use coconut oil you may not know is to preserve herbs. You can preserve fresh herbs in coconut oil using a variety of methods, and freezing is one of the easiest. You only need about 15 minutes of … [Read more...]

Pickled Peppers Recipe

Do you enjoy canning fruits and vegetables at home? Something you may want to try when you have a supply of peppers from your garden is to pickle some. Pickled peppers are easy to make as you will not need to use a pressure canning process. A simple water bath is all you need to make pickled … [Read more...]

25 Frugal Kitchen Staples

Do you have food on hand to make inexpensive meals throughout the day? There is no reason to have a full pantry or refrigerator full of food that has expired and needs to be thrown out. You need to look at having a collection of frugal kitchen staples for preparing meals. There are many types of … [Read more...]

9 Crops To Grow For Food Storage

Growing fruits and vegetables for food is an awesome way to be self sufficient. You may have a garden or use a variety of containers based on the size of your property. The best thing about growing plants to have for food is you will often have a choice of items to grow for food storage. One … [Read more...]

How To Make Beef Jerky

Beef jerky is an amazing food. It tastes great, is a good source of protein, fits into every Paleo diet, and will last for a while. Also, if you're camping, hiking, or on the move, beef jerky is easy to store and doesn't need any TLC to stay fresh and keep tasting great. My wife and I love … [Read more...]

10 Pantry Staples You Can Easily Make Yourself

Many items that are found in the pantry of a typical kitchen will often be store bought. This includes an assortment of baking ingredients, various snacks, and other types of foods. If you are someone who has a pantry full of store bought food, then you may be surprised to know various pantry … [Read more...]

How To Butcher, Smoke And Can A Whole Fish

Canning is a great way to keep various types of food preserved for future use. The most common foods that typically will be canned include vegetables and certain meats. However, fish also can be canned as a way to keep it preserved for an extended period of time. If you are interested in how to can … [Read more...]

Using Mylar Bags And Buckets For Food Storage

Storing food for long-term use can be done in many ways. The option to use will depend on the space in your home and the containers that are available. One option is to use buckets combined with a variety of mylar bags. This is a great product that offers a lot of benefits when used for storing food … [Read more...]

Building A Basic Stockpile With $5 Per Week

Accumulating a lot of items that are meant for future use is known as stockpiling. This can be done if a homeowner wants to have various items on hand for an emergency or some other reason. You might be interested to know that you can easily build a basic stockpile of food with as little as $5 per … [Read more...]