Buy Now or Wait – July 2014

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Every quarter Thrive Life puts out a new price list.  I like to make sure you know about these price increases before they happen! I just received the fall price list and wanted to let you know ASAP which Thrive products will be increasing in price on August 1st, 2014.  Summer pricing and July specials will expire at 11:59 pm MDT the night of July 31st (Thursday). Also, don't forget about the Premium Meat Package you can save $128.50 on right now!  Click here to learn more about Continue Reading …

Meaningful Back to School Traditions

Back to school dinner

I am in shock.  This summer went by so fast!  I am NOT ready to send my kiddos back to school.  I have loved our Summer System, not having a specific hour when we have to be up and having them home all day every day.  I really enjoy being around my kids (well, until about 4:00 every day and then I need a break...haha) But, "back to school" is coming whether I like it or not (just go to Walmart or Target and you will see what I mean!) and I need to prepare for it.  The more prepared I am, Continue Reading …

10 Minute Chicken Salad

Quick and Easy Chicken Salad on Pita Bread

Can you believe the 4th of July has passed and there are only a few more weeks left until school starts?  Where has the summer gone? Well, if you ask the weather man, it is still going strong here.  Man it is HOT!  With all the heat, I'm sure many of you are like me....looking for some yummy recipes that don't require the use of an oven or stove top! Enter Chicken Salad.  It is so versatile.  You can eat it on over lettuce, as a sandwich, in a pita or even just on a cracker.  And Continue Reading …

Print 5 Recipes: 10 Minute Preparedness Project

Print Five Food Storage Recipes

  How many of you have the majority of your family's favorite recipes stored electronically (on your computer or online somewhere like Plan to Eat)?  What would you do if you couldn't access those electronics?  What if you are hurt or out of town or too sick to cook and someone else needs to cook for you? Take 10 minutes and go print 5 favorite family recipes.  Put them in a binder.  It doesn't have to be fancy.  Just put them in there.  You can organize them later when you have Continue Reading …

Featured Thrive Food Package Sale

Premium Meats Sale

This package is NOT available online at ThriveLive.com.  Instead it must be purchased directly through a Thrive Life consultant (like me!), meaning a consultant must place your order for you.  Access to deeply discounted packages is one of the benefits of knowing a consultant! Premium Meats Pack: $181.99: 43% off  Six #10 Cans THIS IS A GREAT DEAL! Just $30.33 per can! The average regular retail price for these meats is $53.49! That is a savings of $23.16 per can. 2 Cans FD Roast Continue Reading …

Get a Taste of Thrive for Free!

Smart Start Taste of Thrive copy

If you have ever considered starting a Thrive Q, this is the month to do it! If you email me after activating a NEW Thrive Q  you will receive a FREE Taste of Thrive Month #1 package from me (a $100 value).(*see "rules" below)  The Taste of Thrive is a fantastic new way get started using Thrive foods to save time money and stress in the kitchen.  You can learn more about this fantastic package here: Smart Start: A Taste of Thrive. If you have questions about what the Thrive Q is, you Continue Reading …

Homemade Pita Bread

Homemade Pita Bread With Pockets

Homemade breads are like fresh garden produce....SO MUCH BETTER than what you can buy at the store.  They may look  little less uniform or "perfect," but all of that is made up for in the unprocessed, fresh, delicious taste.  Plus, perfection can get a bit boring anyway... Such is the case with this homemade pita bread recipe.  I am in love.  They are puffy and soft.  I couldn't get them all perfectly round, but they have awesome pockets and taste heavenly!  The recipe I used is from Continue Reading …

July 2014 Thrive Life Specials

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July Picnic Pack $76.49 Save $23 Shop Now Get outdoors with THRIVE this month with our July specials featuring foods that are great for quick and easy outdoor eating.  Get and even deeper discount when you buy them all together in our July Picnic Pantry Can Pack. Watch how to make trail mix, granola, and soup in a jar with our featured items below! Sweet Corn (FD) $19.99 Q Club: $13.99 Shop Now Only Continue Reading …

Patriotic Jello

Patriotic Jello

The 4th of July is a favorite holiday around our house, and this year we are hosting a lot of family at our house.  I wanted a simple, but tasty treat to share. At the same time I was planning what food storage recipe I'd make for the week. When I found this 4th of July Jello dessert from my friends Jodi and Julie over at Food storage Made easy, I decided it was the perfect solution. I was especially intrigued by the fact that they made whipped cream with food storage!  I didn't have Continue Reading …

Skill of the Month: Emergency Outdoor Cooking

Whether the emergency is a black out or just a heat wave, taking your cooking outside is fun way to practice emergency outdoor cooking skills. Your Own Home Store's Skill of the Month: Emergency Outdoor Cooking by Andrea of Project Simple Home

Today’s post is from my friend and teammate, Andrea. Andrea is one of those people you just can’t help but like! She is full of energy, enthusiasm, honesty, and drive.  She loves learning new things and sharing what she learns.  She is an incredibly creative person with a sincere desire to change, improve and grow as well as help others do the same.  Her posts give us all a peek into the things she is learning each month about self reliance.  They are fun because they are real! Andrea Continue Reading …