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How to Use and Store Millet

If you’re stocking up on healthy foods in your food storage pantry, millet should be included. More and more, popular food storage companies, such as Thrive Life, are offering foods that have become more popular as Americans have turned from…

All About Peanut Flour

All About Peanut Flour

My daughter was thrilled when Thrive Life introduced peanut flour. We both use it in our smoothies and she makes homemade peanut butter with a little stevia for a high protein, no-sugar spread on apple slices. Peanut flour is simply…

Freeze-Dried Yogurt: A Tutorial

Freeze-Dried Yogurt: A Tutorial

What do you think when you hear the words, “freeze-fried yogurt.” Outer-space astronaut food Those Gerber things for babies? In fact, freeze dried yogurt is incredibly delicious, versatile, and definitely something for all ages. Even my 14 year-old son asks to…

All about the freeze-drying process

I love freeze-dried foods. They’ve come a long way since the days of “astronaut ice cream”! This graphic explains the process and how nutrients are retained. You can always tell freeze-dried foods from those that have been dehydrated because the…

My 13 favorite ways to use Sausage Crumbles

At first, I wasn’t eager to try Sausage Crumbles. The concept seemed strange — crunchy pieces of sausage. What an odd concept! The first time I tried Sausage Crumbles, after being convinced by my Thrive Life friend, Holly, was on…

Freeze-Dried Cheese: A Tutorial

Freeze-Dried Cheese: A Tutorial

Cheese is one of those staples that many of us have difficulty doing without. It’s used as a key ingredient in lots of things, from cheese and crackers to tacos and casseroles. Unfortunately, the kind of cheese we tend to…

How to Brine a Turkey For a Year-Round Treat

Isn’t it great that turkeys are on sale a few times each year and freeze well? It’s possible, and highly recommended!, to enjoy a turkey dinner or two at a time of year when your family will least expect it. Turkey…

Get to Know New Snackies!

Boxes of goodies automatically shipped each month like a magazine subscription are all the rage, and now Thrive Life has a similar offering for customers. Snackies are a selection of various freeze-dried foods in small pouches that are the perfect…