Addition to BabyStep 3 – Three Month Supply

In planning our 3 months of food we started to think about times that we would actually USE it. The most likely scenario was an economic crunch, job loss, or something of that nature. So if we had no money for food, it would seem likely that there would be no money for other necessities like diapers, medications, toilet paper, toothpaste, etc. Thus we have included establishing a 3 month supply of non-food essentials as part of step 3. Remember, this is only necessities for now. And the biggest benefit of including this in step 3 is you will be able to begin stockpiling these items as they go on sale and rotate them in as you do your food. This should free up even more money in your monthly budget and enable you to buy more food storage!

We have updated the Step 3 page with this new information.


  • Holly North

    Great ideas! I love this blog! Congratulations on having your supplies built up! I have to say, though, I laughed when I saw that you got twice as much deodorant for your husband as for you. That’s good planning! Maybe Old Spice was just on a better sale that week or something, but I got a smile out of it anyway.

  • Holly North

    Great ideas! I love this blog! Congratulations on having your supplies built up! I have to say, though, I laughed when I saw that you got twice as much deodorant for your husband as for you. That’s good planning! Maybe Old Spice was just on a better sale that week or something, but I got a smile out of it anyway.