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Food: Storage
 
 

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Save money storing food by using this thrift friendly alternative to vacuum bag sealers. Put your food in a plastic baggie.  Close it, leaving just enough room for a straw.  Suck out the air, and then seal it up.

 

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Here are some more frugal tips to save money storing food.

 

- Always store food in a cool, dry place.
 
- Date sealed food.  Use and rotate in a timely manner.
 
- Most canned foods come with expiration dates.  They are hard to see.  Before putting
food in your pantry, write the dates on the cans with a black marking pin.
 
- Be consistent in taking food from your cupboards.  I always put the new cans on the
right, and take from the left when I am cooking. It is an easy way to rotate food.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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