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If you are looking to build your food storage, but are overwhelmed, you may be interested in this option to build food storage week by week.  I found this cool list from one of my favorite websites, The Idea Door. Affiliate links support Better on a Budget – thank you! It’s a simple way to build food storage week by week in a year. Each week you spend about $10 extra. If that’s too costly, you could certainly buy less, […]

Build Food Storage Week by Week

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I’ve got an easy as can be recipe for fruit jam.  I use this recipe for many different types of jam, and so can you!  I’ve done bush cherry, raspberry and strawberry with this recipe, and I’m excited to try other kinds next season!   The beauty of this is that it only calls for three ingredients: 1 part Fruit 1 part Sugar (unless you’re doing a fruit that’s already quite sweet…in that case, do a little less sugar.  Just […]

Friday’s Frugal Food: Homemade Fruit Jam

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It’s been a hectic week, so I’m sorry I haven’t posted in awhile. All is well here, however, and I wanted to post a little deal about food storage. A lot of people have no clue how much they need….Okay, so a year’s supply, 3-months supply, whatever. How much is that? Little kids don’t need as much as adults, so how do you figure that out? At (NOT to be confused with Providentliving.ORG, the LDS church website), there’s a […]

Food Storage Friday – How Much Do You Need?

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(To the tune of Battle Hymn of the Republic) Mine eyes have seen the cupboards of the sisters of our ward; They are full of empty cartons, `stead of food they should have stored. They are all so busy caring for their children and their yards— The time is marching on. Glory, glory for the storage. Glory, glory for the storage. Glory, glory for the storage. The time is marching on. There are several verses, but you get the idea…I […]

Mine Eyes Have Seen The Cupboards…