Category: Bulk Foods

6 Comments on Basil – Fresh from the garden
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Basil – Fresh from the garden

To me, basil is one of the easiest herbs to grow. Here are a few little tricks from our homestead!…

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Instant Oatmeal recipe

I love that I can have a warm breakfast available for my kids on colder mornings and I know exactly…

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Preparedness class at Oathkeepers

I was honored to be able to talk at the Chino Valley Oathkeeper’s Preparedness class this weekend! THANK YOU FOR…

2 Comments on Budgeting for food for your family
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Budgeting for food for your family

I am asked all of the time… “How much do you spend on groceries a month?” $600 (ok, pick your…

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It’s that time of year again – ZUCCHINI TIME!! Dried Zucchini Chips

Yes, this time of year is a crazy time… monsoon weather comes up and yes, zucchinis start growing and growing…

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How to cut an apple!

My sister (and BESTIE) is SO SMART!!!!  I LOVE that she finally put up her website at I know,…

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50 pounds of chickpeas? hummus recipes

50 pounds of chickpeas – How long will that last?  This household LOVES hummus. I can’t keep it stocked and most…

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Summertime Foods – Dehydrating Pineapple

I refuse to buy processed kids snacks, especially during the summer. I tend to buy in bulk and case quantity….

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Organizing your pantry

Having an organized pantry is important in your kitchen. It allows for less time during meal preparation and a much…

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Home-made fruit leather

We have been recovering from upper respiratory infections and stomach flu… ARGH! It’s the pits when all 8 in our…

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Beans in BULK! BBQ Recipe from Scratch

Canned beans can get expensive… since with 7+ at our house at any given time, we need 2 or more…

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Buying in bulk – Zaycon Foods

Many times I am asked HOW I feed my crew on a TIGHT budget… COUPONS & BULK FOODS!! In October,…