We Heart Pinterest Day 9: Emergency Preparedness/How-to Tutorials

Emergency Preparedness, How-To Series
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting two fun boards, the Emergency Preparedness board and the How-to Tutorials board. On our Emergency preparedness boards we are gathering documents and information you may want to actually print out. You never know when this kind of information can come in handy, AND when you may or may not have internet access. The How-To Tutorial board is full of how-to tutorials we have made or found around the web. These are things you should learn about ahead of time!…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 8: Water Storage

Pinterest, Water
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting the Water Storage board. Storing water is one of the most important parts of emergency preparedness. There are so many different ways to store water, each containing pro's and con's. It's great to be able to see so many options, and then to be able to pick which works best. PIN 1: This is one of our favorite methods for storing water on a budget PIN 2: If you had time to plan for this (like if you knew…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 7: Meal Planning/Organizing and Saving on Groceries

Budgeting, Organization, Pinterest, Recipes, Three Month Supply
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting two fun boards, the Meal Planning/Organizing board and the Saving on Groceries board. On our Meal Planning/Organizing board we are gathering great ideas for helping you to organize your recipes and plan out your meals. This can be very helpful for day to day cooking as well as for planning your three month supply. The Saving on Groceries board is full of tips on how to reduce your grocery spending so you can have more money left to buy…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 6: Food Storage Gifts

Gift Ideas, Pinterest
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting our Food Storage Gifts board. This board highlights some gifts we've found around the web, and some gifts we've made ourselves for people that have or use Food Storage. The best gifts, are those that are useful! To see the whole board, click here. PIN 1: One of our favorite gift ideas. #10 can stoves are great for anyone because they can provide people with a way to cook food. Make this with items you already have on hand.…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 5: Gardening

Gardening, Pinterest
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting our Gardening board. This board is a great place to find all kinds of creative ways to get growing your own vegetables! From growing in small spaces, to using your vegetables in cooking, to advanced gardening tips, there is something here for everyone. To see the whole board, click here. PIN 1: This is an awesome idea for having fresh green onions in your home at all times. PIN 2: Do you love square foot gardening? You'll love this…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 4: Canning

Canning, Pinterest
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting our Canning board. This board is a great place to find canning recipes and tips. Canning is one of those things it's hard to remember all the instructions and directions, so having a place you can go back to reference is very helpful! To see the whole board, click here. PIN 1: This is something we saved because we HAVEN'T tried it yet, and really want to try it. Curious to see what that food is? Go to the…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 3: Books We Love

Book Reviews, food storage books, Pinterest
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting our Books We Love board. This board is full of books we love and like to keep on hand in case of emergency. While the internet is great, you can't always count on it being there in case of emergency! To see the whole board, click here. PIN 1: We've pinned our ebook to our Books We Love board, since it's been such a great resource for helping people plan, buy, and use their food storage. PIN 2: The…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 2: Powerless Cooking

Pinterest, Powerless Cooking
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting our Powerless Cooking board. Powerless cooking is one of those things that can be really intimidating for food storage beginners. This board is full of helpful ideas including things that are CHEAP or FREE to help you cook with your food storage in a powerless emergency. To see the whole board, click here. PIN 1: Build a fire pit! This is a great idea for powerless cooking. You can build this in your backyard and always have it ready…
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We Heart Pinterest Day 1: Food Storage Shelves and Pantries

Organization, Pinterest, Shelves
Since we LOVE Food Storage, and LOVE Pinterest (see post here), each day until February 14th, we'll be showing you some of our favorite Pinterest boards and neat things we have found and have pinned there! It's so great to see and share what others have done. Today we are highlighting our Food Storage Shelves and Pantries board. Oh how we love to look at other people's pantries and Food Storage ideas. When Julie goes to the parade of homes, she spends most of her time in the pantry, and food storage rooms at model homes. To see the whole board, click here. PIN 1: This BEAUTIFUL food storage room. What we love most about it, is that they used the empty space through the middle of the room. So…
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Food Storage is Very (P)interesting!

Just For Fun, Networking, Site Highlights
We're so excited to be introducing a FUN new way we will be sharing our Food Storage ideas (and others) with you. All throughout the month of February we're going to be doing a fun series called "I HEART PINTEREST FEBRUARY". We'll be doing some super fun (and informative) stuff with Pinterest, so we invite you to join and follow our boards. Start now, so you'll be ready to join the fun in February. (It may take a few days to get in since it's currently invitation only) To let you know how it all started - here are actual excerpts of conversations between Jodi and Julie. Last Fall JODI: So do you know what this Pinterest thing is that everyone is doing? JULIE: NO idea. I think you have…
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