PackFreshUSA Blog

Can Unmasking - Part 1: Cocoa Heaven

Posted by Ola Griffin on Feb 16th 2024

Recently, I stumbled upon a stash of older #10 cans at my friend Cindy's place. For those unfamiliar with long-term food storage, think of these cans as akin to large coffee cans. Curious, I asked abo … read more

Seal & Savor: A Guide to Preparing and Freezing Meals for Busy Lives With Vacuum Seal Bags

Posted by Ola Griffin on Dec 22nd 2023

My mother recently experienced a fall, and I feel incredibly fortunate to have her back safely in her home. As I assist her during this time and provide care until she is ready to be independent ag … read more

Adventures in Food Dehydrating

Posted by Ola Griffin on Oct 31st 2023

Dehydrating is a straightforward method for preserving food that can keep it fresh for years to come.Dehydrating is a passion of mine, there are many delicious reasons to add a dehydrator to your must … read more

Desiccants: Moisture Absorbers

Posted by Ola Griffin on Aug 15th 2023

A desiccant is a sachet designed to remove moisture from items. There are many different types of desiccants which can be found in new shoe boxes, medicine, electronics and more. Various types of des … read more

Building a Year's Worth of Food Storage for One Person: A Comprehensive Chart

Posted by Ola Griffin on Jul 24th 2023

Embracing the Importance of Food Storage and Preparedness: A Personal JourneyStoring food for your family is of paramount importance, given the many of reasons that necessitate having a well-stocked f … read more

Meals in Mylar: "Break The Fast"

Posted by Ola Griffin on Jun 16th 2023

What did the pioneers eat for breakfast? Well, usually they ate what was leftovers from the night before. There was no refrigeration and eating what they had was the best way to not wast … read more