10 Staples of a Well-Stocked Emergency Food Pantry

10 Staples of a Well-Stocked Emergency Food Pantry

Emergencies can strike at any time. You may or may not have a warning which may leave you stuck in your home with only the supplies you have already. If you are not prepared for such an emergency, you may not be able to get the proper food, nutrition, medical supplies...
Wondering How Many Pounds Are in a 5 Gallon Bucket?

Wondering How Many Pounds Are in a 5 Gallon Bucket?

Ever wonder how many pounds are in a 5 gallon bucket of rice? Knowing how many cans or buckets to buy of a given food storage item can be confusing. Often, food storage calculators recommend so many pounds per person of different foods, but those same foods are usually sold in gallons and cans, not by the pound. Read here and use the included printable to learn how many pounds of some common food storage items are inside the containers in which they are normally sold.