Hi! My name is Renee Matt and I'm a farmwife in northeast Iowa. Food is important to my family. I believe in self-sufficiency and knowing how to grow my own food. I'm lucky to benefit from generations of wisdom covering gardening, food preservation and storage, and practical Iowa common sense.  

I bring my love for the home arts and kitchen design experience to the Everything Pantry website.  Myself, along with my husband, Rick, have multiple remodeling projects under our DIY belts.  Together, we have hosted dozens of hearty meals around our kitchen table surrounded by family and friends. 

I'm glad you're here, because it means that food and home are important to you, too. Thank you for spending time with me and welcome to the website!

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Renee Matt, editor of EverythingPantry.com

Renee Matt, editor of EverythingPantry.com