30 Jun '12, 2am

New post: Feeding an Army

New post: Feeding an Army

Feeding an Army by Meghann on June 29, 2012 When you’re stuck on an island – and the closest grocery store is a 20 minute boat ride away – you have to be more than a little prepared when it comes to meals for the week. We learned our lesson the first year, when we decided to just ‘wing it’ and ended up running out of vegetable (and beer!) halfway through the week. Oops. The next year we created a detailed excel spreadsheet with a breakdown of meals for the week, as well as a detailed grocery list attached on the bottom. The spreadsheet worked great. We had plenty of food, plenty of beer, and everyone was a happy camper. In fact, it worked so well, that we decided to pretty much copy the same thing for this year’s trip. (we’ve rearranged the meals around a bit since we’ve been here) And ended up with a fridge that looks like this. I’m pretty sure we had enough food to feed ...

Full article: http://mealsandmiles.com/2012/06/29/feeding-an-army/

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