The Pantry Primer: Where to Stash Your Stockpile

You might be wondering where on earth you can stash all of the food required for a one-year pantry. Unless you have a pantry the size of a master bedroom suite, it wonít take long to exceed the limits of your available kitchen storage. But donít despair! There are lots of little nooks, crannies, and storage areas around most homes that will allow you to discreetly put away a yearís supply of food for your family. Even those who dwell in apartments or other small spaces might be surprised to discover how many little hidden areas they actually have.

When you store things in different places throughout the house, itís important to store like items together and to document your organizational efforts with a ďmapĒ


Black Blade: There are many places to stockpile nonperishable food and other supplies.