Start off the year with a big step forward, as I am about to share with you how to stop wasting food.
In fact, today it is time to gain pantry organization which will lead to a nice impact on your bottom line as my tips are budget-friendly ideas!
Why Would I Use Pantry Organization in My Home?
The answer to that question is yes, there is such a thing as an organized pantry and if you use a few of these ideas you will surely save yourself time and money.
When I stepped back and took stock of what we had versus what I was buying, I was literally amazed at the stuff we already had.
You will learn that you too may be spending money on what you already have rather than on what you actually need.
Don’t worry, we all make the same misstep at some time or another.
However, knowing this is a big step forward in learning how to stop wasting food.
And I’ll be the first to tell you this because I’ll walk the walk before I talk the talk.
All I did was create a food inventory planner and suddenly I knew how to stop wasting food and be accountable for all the stock we already had.
Now, I am going to share this planner with you.
In fact, you’ll be able to print this food inventory planner out and use it, ASAP.
No waiting for the mail, and nothing digital, except receipt of this.
It’s old-school pen and paper to get yourself and your pantry organized and it will help you to stop wasting food!
My Food Inventory Planner is good for many uses
Use the food inventory planner to prep for going away on vacation, or for when you will have house guests, a dinner party when you want to clean out, get organized or make a fresh start in your lifestyle.
For many, January is the month to do this, but you can do it any time of the year: Spring, Summer, Winter, or Fall, so I am sharing it NOW.
You won’t believe how useful pantry organization ideas are until you go to grab for something and you actually have what you need, saving yourself a trip out and time, and that’s just the begining!
Pantry Organization. How Did it Happen In My House?
I’ll be my story is relatable to almost every person reading this right now!
So, it all started when I began cleaning out underneath my kitchen sink.
I am sure you remember that I wanted to increase the storage, get rid of the junk, and get organized once and for all.
After 3 years, I am still organized and able to find everything I need, because getting organized makes functioning hot and fast possible!
What I’ve never done is succumb to those premade, prefabbed organization systems that generally suck your wallet dry and your sanity.
Instead, I look at what I have and decide how I am going to organize the mess for a reasonable cost.
A Free Printable To Use My Pantry Organization Methods
For those of you who want to learn how to stop wasting food, I will tell you it is one download and printer away.
Are you ready to use my organized pantry ideas in your home?
The organized pantry ideas will stem from my Food inventory planner.
What I will tell you is that it will take you a few hours to tackle this.
But the good news is, the before and after will be amazing.
My organized pantry ideas are given to you step by step and you can print them out.
Better yet, if you are like me, you love paper and pencil and not just a digital app that you can’t really use the way you want.
Well, when you print this out, you can print it over and over as needed, there are no printing limits.
So make it, update it, and go at it again!
The Cleanout Path to Pantry Organization Sanity
First I’ll share how to clean out your pantry.
In my printout, I’ve included top tips on how to expertly clean out your pantry.
Of course, this is part of my organized pantry ideas download.
You can’t move forward if you don’t overhaul what you have right?
So, I’ll share the top things you need to do to make that pantry functional.
Then, we are going to organize the HELLO out of that pantry.
How To Stop Wasting Food.
This is simple, it’s all about inventory.
Or the, “I have it and I don’t!”
Baking Supplies to Canned Foods are a great place to start!
Do you know how much flour or sugar you have?
What about flavorings or chocolate chips?
Wouldn’t it be nice to know in seconds instead of minutes that you spend rummaging through half bags, no bags, etc.?
We will be taking inventory of what you have from baking supplies to canned goods and even expiration dates!
Really my simple Food Inventory Journal will help you learn how to stop wasting food and then you will save money!
The inventory lists are not just for baked goods, and canned goods, it is also for the condiments, cereals, etc.
How Do I Stop Wastingn Food in The Freezer & Fridge?
Here’s a peek at what you get and these are only a few of the pages included. ↓ ↓
As an additional bonus, I am sharing a printout of how to stop wasting food in your freezer and refrigerator with a list that you will use to clean up and clean out once and for all.
Another Bonus: An Actual Simple to Follow Monthly To-Do
For more help, I am including a printable shopping list in addition to a calendar and an actionable To-Do list specifically to help you stay on the ‘how to stop wasting food’ train!
1 Quick glance at the actionable list and you will stay focused monthly.
That’s the most important thing about new habits, to keep them moving forward you must keep paying attention to the corrective action.
No worries, it’s not hard, it just makes sure you are updating your pantry organization and it takes about 2 seconds!
How Do I Pantry Organization And The FREE Printable?
So to get this easy digital download that includes all of the following:
- Your written guide/plan to take inventory and clean.
- 3 category dividers
- Pantry Inventory (16 subdividers)
- Refrigerator (10 subcategories)
- Freezer (10 subcategories)
- Food/category labels
- Shopping list
- To Do List
- 2022 Calendar
I know you are going to stop wasting food once you use this because it is super helpful.
Pantry Organization is a print away:
How to stop wasting food is a print away, and this food inventory planner will also provide pantry organization that you are currently lacking!
Download the FREE planner, use it instantly, and congratulations on your first step towards getting organized! Dana XO
Please note color may be lighter or darker when printed due to the differences in computer monitors and ink.
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