Archive | April, 2011


Where do I Start with THRIVE foods?

One question I’m often asked at parties is: Where / How do I start purchasing THRIVE foods? I offer a few recommendations: Tip #1: Purchase items that are less expensive through THRIVE Life (formerly Shelf Reliance) than at the grocery store: This it a great place to start because it doesn’t cost you any extra […]

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THRIVE foods tip: Buy Pantry Cans!

It is likely that I am one of the more frugal people you will ever know.  That’s not to say there aren’t many others out there just like me: probably more now than a few years ago considering the economy, but still.  I “coupon” like crazy and get our groceries (including diapers) for about $80 […]

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Week #25

72 Hour Kit Ideas Week #25: The List

Welcome! Welcome to week #25 in the “72 Hour Kit Ideas: A week by week approach” series. This series is all about making it simple and do-able to get a 72 hour kit put together for you and your family. Creating such a kit can be overwhelming and financially difficult to do all at once. […]

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THRIVE Apple Slices vs Apple Chips

THRIVE Life (formerly Shelf Reliance) sells two different types of dehydrated apples: Apple Chips and Apple Slices: I’m often asked what the difference is.  This chart should answer the question: If you are interested in purchasing THRIVE apples at a discounted price (12%-17% off retail), you may do so directly on my THRIVE Life (formerly […]

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