Putting a bay leaf in canisters of flour is great for keeping bugs out, but what about keeping the bay leaf out of your baking. Here’s a simple trick to solve that problem! [More] Bay Leaves in Flour
Provisioning, Food Storage & Cooking
Cooking on a boat IS different -- provisioning, food storage, and being on a moving platform all add challenges.
Helpful hints, great products and boat-friendly recipes to make it easy!
For more help, check out The Boat Galley Cookbook and The Boat Galley Guide to Storing Food without Refrigeration.
How do you keep from realizing that you’re almost out of something and buying a spare . . . several times over? [More] Too Many Spares on Hand?
Cook rice without all the heat and humidity — while you do other things! [More] Beat the Heat: How to Cook Rice in a Thermos
Planning meals isn’t the hard part for me — it’s remembering what I was planning so that I don’t waste food. I finally found a solution! [More] How to Remember the Meal Plan
A simple way to know what’s in the refrigerator and what needs to be eaten soon. Save money and don’t waste food with this easy solution. [More] What’s In The Refrigerator?
How to store cabbage without refrigeration for a month or longer and why it’s so good to have as part of your provisions. [More] Storing Cabbage Without Refrigeration
Real maple syrup will mold if not stored properly. Learn the correct way to store it for the longest life and best flavor. [More] Mold on Maple Syrup
Looking for galley apps? Recipes, meal planning, shopping lists? Here’s the tried and true list from readers of The Boat Galley! [More] Favorite Galley Apps
Figuring out where to stow provisions is tough, but some things become clear when you start thinking about the weight distribution too. [More] How to Stow Provisions on a Boat: Weight Distribution
We needed a way to quickly have good tasting water without having to go buy it. The PUR dispenser doesn’t just make good water, it’s great! [More] Making Water Taste Good