Tweets of the Week: Dec. 14 – Dec. 20, 2008

Networking
Here are some tips and cool sites we were talking about on twitter this week Food Storage Gift Ideas @ Food Storage Gift Ideas Ideas for gifts, neighborhood gifts, and wish lists.about 5 hours ago from twhirl Don't forget about your PETS when planning for emergencies and food storage @ Stealth Survival Some good reminders found here. about 6 hours ago from twhirl Walgreens is becoming a favorite coupon shopping store. Check out this post for some great recent deals. @ Prepared LDS Family about 6 hours ago from twhirl Last Minute Christmas Neighbor Gifts @ The Obsessive Shopper These are some great ideas using items that are on sale this week! 5:43 PM Dec 19th from twhirl Easy Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe ... YUMMMMM!!! @ Jacoubs Family Blog Scroll…
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My Food Storage Deals – Review

Networking
We have been asked a lot recently how to buy food at good prices. There are so many resources out there for you to look at. These types of resources tend to be somewhat "local" in that they do the research and work for you and tell you what the great deals are at local stores. If the sites we recommend aren't local to where you are, don't be afraid to google things like "how do I buy groceries on sale blog, your state" or something... We have already told you about The Obsessive Shopper in our BabyStep 3 posts. By using her GrocerySmarts system you maximize your savings by combining sale prices with coupons. Another approach we have come across recently is a subscription site called My Food Storage…
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Added "BabyStep 10: Non-Food Items" to Main Topics

Non-Food Items
WOW! Can you believe we are finally through all the BabySteps? (Ok confession here ... we are not FINISHED our food storage but we have researched the basics of every aspect, and have a plan to complete it all in a few more months!) Step 10 is all about the non-food items which in some cases can seem even more important than food items (i.e. TOILET PAPER). Take a look at BabyStep 10 and make sure to scroll down to the bottom for a sneak preview of something exciting that's coming up in the future!
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Gift #2: A Big Surprise!

Christmas Gifts, Networking
While we can't give away too much right now, we wanted to give you a sneak preview of something exciting coming up soon. To make food storage even more EASY and FUN for you we are going to be joining up with some fabulous ladies to provide you with all of the tools and resources you will need to help you plan, buy, and actually use your food storage all in one place. We want to help you make this the year you really get it done. This is one New Years resolution you will not fail! Make sure to come celebrate with us on January 5, 2009 with prizes, giveaways, and fun activities all week long. This is one event that you will NOT want to miss. Tell your…
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Tweets of the Week: Dec. 7 – Dec. 13, 2008

Networking
Here are some tips and cool sites we were talking about on twitter this week Give a Gift of Preparedness http://is.gd/bsNA This is a VERY comprehensive list. I love it! Lots of great ideas. about 19 hours ago from twhirl Have you signed up for our Babystep Checklists yet? This is AWESOME if food storage is one of your New Year's resolutions. http://is.gd/bhon 10:10 PM Dec 11th from twhirl Reminder about storing bouillon cubes. These are a GREAT "comfort food"! http://is.gd/bdy9 2:16 PM Dec 11th from twhirl Emergency and Disaster Products. http://is.gd/b0zF The site also has some good information on preparedness. 9:45 AM Dec 10th from twhirl Some great water storage information. This is one of the most important parts of your food storage! http://is.gd/aXlr 12:10 AM Dec 10th from…
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Gift #1: BabyStep Checklists

Christmas Gifts
Is building your food storage one of your New Year's resolutions? With the new year approaching we have been hearing our readers talk a lot about getting their food storage put together this year. What a FABULOUS time to get a fresh start and really DO IT! We wanted to find a way to really help people be able to achieve this goal so our first gift to you this season is a series of BabyStep Checklists. These are email reminders that will be sent to you every two weeks with information and specific to-do lists that you can print and check-off as you complete each item. After a year of receiving our reminders you should have your 72 hour kits, water storage, 3 months normal food supply, and one…
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‘Tis the Season of Giving

Christmas Gifts, General
Now that we've already told you what we'd like to RECEIVE for Christmas ... we thought it was only fair that we GIVE some gifts to our readers as well. We have been working on a lot of exciting things that will be coming up in the new year and we want to give you a sneak preview of what's coming. Over the next few weeks we will be announcing three gifts from us as well as one bonus gift to readers of our blog. Make sure to check back tomorrow as we will be giving our first (and possibly best) gift!
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Tweets of the Week: Nov. 30 – Dec. 6, 2008

Networking
Here are some tips and cool sites we were talking about on twitter this week Really interesting video showing the process of harvesting your own wheat by hand. What a process! @ Diet Info Care 11:11 PM Dec. 6th from twhirl What do YOU want for Christmas? Visit OUR food storage Christmas wish list! Fun stuff. Christmas Wish List @ Food Storage Made Easy 11:33 AM Dec 5th from twhirl Food storage neighborhood gift ideas. Cutest thing EVER! @ Everyday Food Storage 4:58 PM Dec 4th from twhirl Making your own cheese! @ Utah Preppers Now that seems very ambitious to me. Not sure what to do if you can't get fresh MILK though 2:59 PM Dec 4th from twhirl How to Can Your Own Food in #10 Cans -…
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Top 10 Christmas Wish List Items

Christmas Gifts
We wanted to share with you the top 10 things on our Christmas lists this year! Leave us a comment below and tell us what YOU are hoping to get for Christmas. #10 Food Storage Books Julie needs a new copy of Food Storage 101 as it appears that her son Tyler has mysteriously misplaced her book (he has been really into throwing stuff in the garbage lately. Yikes!) Jodi loves cooking with recipes so she really wants to get some good food storage recipe books. One she's been eyeballing is Simple Recipes Using Food Storage. It starts out with recipes that only use SIX food storage ingredients! #9 Food Storage Shelves Jodi LOVES to have things organized for her easily and has been dying to get one of the…
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