PROVO — The concept behind Marie Ricks' food-storage system is simple: Put your grocery store in your home, not down the hill in the store.

The method, however, takes research, planning and a system to get a year's supply of food as taught by leaders in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Ricks presented her ideas during Campus Education Week at Brigham Young University under the heading "Home Organization: The Better Way to Live — Organizing, Housecleaning and Food Storage." A professional home organizer, author and motivational speaker, Ricks is also a homemaker, teacher, newspaper columnist and former radio-show host.

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