Merry Christmas!

Christmas Gifts
We wanted to take this time to wish all of our readers a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS and thank you for being so supportive of us in our food storage adventures. We really feel like we are all here learning together and we love to hear your stories and questions. It's so helpful to have a huge network of friends and working on it together. Here's our little Christmas update since we haven't blogged for the past few days (been a little busy with Christmas and what not). Both of us received some of the items on our Christmas Wish List: Julie - Received a Wondermill Wheat Grinder for Christmas, YAY! Her mom is so sweet and bought one for all three of the daughters. Jodi - Got a great Peggy…
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Gift #3: Revamped BabySteps!

Christmas Gifts
In honor of FINALLY completing BabyStep 10 we decided to go back through all of the steps and really fine-tune the information that we have given you. Here are a few highlights of things we have updated: Updated icons for each step Simple navigation tool at the bottom of each step to help you easily move from one step to the next More info about us and how we are approaching our personal food storage Updated some of the resources More clarity in some of the steps Last but not least, a CUTE new setup on the main BabySteps page We are so excited to give you this gift right before Christmas. Hopefully it will help you be more motivated to get going on the BabySteps in the new year.…
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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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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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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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