Category Archive: Food Storage & Skills

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Aug 29

Canning Lids Have Changed

We have all been canning for years and part of that process has always been to simmer the lids. This was for two purposes, one was to sterilize them and the other was to soften the rubber around them so a good seal could be achieved when the lid was put on the jar. Now …

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Aug 28

Interesting Facts About Pectin

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As summer comes to an end we will all be canning and jamming to save the harvest of what ever is left before the frost gets it. Since we will be using pectin, this article is coming at a good time. Learn all about pectin, how it works and what happened when it doesn’t. Old …

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Aug 23

Sweet and Sour Chicken Pressure Canning Recipe

This delicious sweet and sour chicken pressure canning recipe is a great addition to your food storage pantry. Serve over steaming white rice and enjoy the blended flavors that will remind you of your favorite Chinese restaurant. Visit us on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Google + or send an email to [email protected] to join our single …

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Aug 21

17 Foods That Will Never Spoil

If you like to have food on hand for in case of emergency and want to know which ones you can buy and store and keep forever without worry of the food spoiling even if you have an extended power outage, read on to see 17 food items that you can keep forever and that …

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Aug 19

Delicious Pickled Refrigerator Green Beans Recipe

This really simple delicious pickled refrigerator green beans recipe is great way to use your garden harvest to create finger licking snack. The brine infuses the green beans with flavor while still having firm texture. The green beans are blanched but NOT cooked thoroughly. Many times my husband will walk into a room only to …

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Aug 17

Delicious Dehydrated Chili Lime Squash Chips

If your garden is producing loads of squash you can make these dehydrated chili lime squash chips and have a much healthier snack for you and your family than those snack chips from the store. What a great way to use the extra squash while preserving it for a delicious natural snack. Sensible Survival shares …

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