Below you will find resources that we have used or that have been recommended to us by one of our readers. As always, please use due diligence before you engage with any website or resource.
Honeyville Grain - Purchase dehydrated and freeze dried food as well as grains in bulk. $4.49 shipping on all orders within the USA on any size order.
LDS Canneries Map Find the cannery location nearest you.
Bountiful Baskets Produce Co-op. Fresh produce at very reasonable prices. Check for a location near you.
PickYourOwn.org This website provides local listings of pick-your-own farms in the United States, Canada, Britain, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and other countries. There are crop calendars for each local area to tell you what is available to pick throughout the year, local weather forecasts and easy illustrated directions to show you how to make jam, jelly, salsa, pickles, spaghetti sauce, applesauce, apple butter and 150 other recipes with step-by-step directions to can, freeze, dry or preserve your harvest.
Food Co-op Directory Find a food co-op near you
Local Harvest Search database to find natural and organic food sources: CSAs, Farmer’s Markets, Wholesale providers, Grocery Co-ops. Farms, and Meat processors.
Farm Fresh to You Home delivery of in season organic produce. Eggs available to Northern California only.
Organic Vintners Purchase organic wines online.
Bimbo Bakeries USA Outlet Stores: Outlets for Boboli, Brownberry, Earthgrains, Entenmanns, Fransisco, Freihofer’s, Marinela, Mrs. Baird’s, Oroweat, Sara Lee, Stroehmann, Thomas’, Tia Rosa, and is the distributor of several others.
Beautypedia: Free database of beauty product reviews. You can use their extensive database to find out which beauty product is right for you and which ones are ineffective. Get reliable skin care advice and search their online cosmetic ingredients dictionary (a great way to learn what all those weird words on your cosmetic container mean and if they are good for you). This is a great tool to help you find the right beauty product (before you go to the cosmetic counter or drugstore) and SAVE a ton of money.
Be Young Essential Oils: 100% pure, wild-crafted AND Organic essential oils, suppliments, meal replacements, teas, skin care and makeup. Use associate code 11306 to order.
ZingSale.com Price alert service. Tell them what you want and they’ll send you an email notification when it goes on sale.
Price Drop.com You tell them the products you want to buy online, they monitor the prices and notify you by email about price drops when it happens. Free service.
ShopItToMe.com Tell them your favorite designer and your size. They scour the web to find the latest markdowns, notify you by email along with secret coupon codes to further stretch your savings . Free service.
RoboForm: This software keeps all your online passwords safe from hackers and makes logging in a breeze. Best of all it is FREE! I have used it for over three years and I love it!
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Mint: Free online budgeting software from Intuit, makers of Quicken, QuickBooks and TurboTax.
CanOrganizer.com: inexpensive cardboard units for storing cans. These help you easily rotate your canned goods. Great for setting up a Stockpile Storage area. Order in bulk so that you can keep your shipping cost low.