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?
Storing Food on a Boat
How do you store food in a hot, humid moving place with no obvious pantry?
Tips for storing just about every type of food, with or without a refrigerator.
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
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
What do you do when the only bread aboard has a bit of mold? Can you go ahead and eat it? [More] Moldy Bread
By removing spices from their bottles, you can get far more into the same space. Here’s a system for nicely organizing them. [More] Bag Your Spices
People tell you to wash cans of food when you bring it aboard . . . but why? And why wash them again when you’re going to use them? [More] Why Wash Cans?
Frustrated by crushed bread and crackers? Got a little space that would be perfect for storing them, except no shelves? Here’s one reader’s solution that works perfectly! [More] Innovative Bread Storage
Ugggh . . . freezer burn. How to prevent it and what you can do with meat or veggies that have it. [More] Freezer Burn?
Freezing foods in Ziplocs is a real space saver . . . until a bag pops open and you have a leak, spill or freezer burn. An easy way to avoid the problems! [More] Freezing in Ziplocs
Very easy way to extend the life of berries — it’s about doubled how long they last for me. All it takes is a little vinegar and a paper towel. [More] How to Keep Berries Fresh