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12 Yummy Meal In A Jar Recipes

12 Yummy Meal In A Jar Recipes - The good thing about these recipes is they’re all dehydrated or pasta type foods and once properly sealed should last up to, 2 or 3 years. If not longer if stored in the correct setting.

I got to thinking about the dry food I have stockpiled and how I could utilize some of that to save money. I searched high and low for great meal in a jar recipes my family and I would actually …

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How to Eat a Cattail (with Recipes!)

How To Eat A Cattail And A Few Recipes -- If you know how to eat a cattail correctly, you could have a great source of nutrients and much needed energy if SHTF! They also can be used for cordage and other survival uses too.

If you know how to eat a cattail correctly, you could have a great source of nutrients and much-needed energy if SHTF! Otherwise known as “cat o’ nine tails”. they also can be used for cordage and other survival uses, …

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How to Make Bannock: the Survival Food Rich in Vitamin C

How to Make Bannock the Survival Food Rich in Vitamin C - This is an article about the survival food and nearly ancient bread called bannock. This is a food that is very simple to make and can last for a very long time. With the introduction of a few ingredients you can also make this long shelf life food work for things like Vitamin C.

Survival foods are always gonna come down to 2 things. These are calories and shelf life. It will be very important that we force ourselves to learn how to make these foods so that, in times of need, you have …

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Landscaping With Food To Save Money And Live Healthier

Landscaping With Food To Save Money And Live Healthier -- It's easy to go crazy buying flowers and shrubs to add beauty to your landscape. Curb appeal is important, especially if you're planning to sell your home.  But by landscaping with food you can have a bit of both worlds: a beautiful lawn and food for the family.

It’s easy to go crazy buying flowers and shrubs to add beauty to your landscape. Curb appeal is important, especially if you’re planning to sell your home.  But by landscaping with food you can have a bit of both worlds: …

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9 Methods of Food Preservation You Need to Know

9 Methods of Food Preservation You Need to Know - This is a great little article about 9 methods for food preservation. These are all very important and you must take the time to get to know them. Don't lean on preservations you have never tried in times of crises.

You cannot grow food in the snow and you cannot make fresh meat last forever without refrigeration. These are the two best arguments to offer someone who doesn’t think that food perseveration is important. You have to be realistic about …

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Creating a Hidden Urban Survival Garden

The spring time is nearly here! Soon you will be looking out on pristine planted rows of gardens.

Gardens are responsible for bringing those crunch fresh peas in spring, those ruby red tomatoes in the summer and those delicious round squash in the fall.   If you spend lots of time creating a wonderful gardenscape in the spring you …

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Make Your Own Pork Sausage

Make Your Own Pork Sausage - One of the best parts about making sausage is that you have the ability to spice it anyway you like. This is such a great option for the average person.

Pork sausage is one of the many great ways to enjoy pork. On the weekends I get my hands on a good country sausage biscuit, occasionally. The sausage comes from a farmer who is responsible for the pig that goes …

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How to Make Yummy Dandelion Bread

How to Make Yummy Dandelion Bread - Try this bread warm with butter and honey or for some toast in the morning. Oh now my mouth is watering, I will have to make some of this.. Share with your friends if you think they would like this recipe

Yes! You read the title right! How to make Dandelion bread. I knew you could eat dandelions but I never even thought about adding them to bread to give it more nutrients and a distinct flavor. As its spring and …

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12 Lifesaving Canning Rules

12 Lifesaving Canning Rules - Canning low acid food is the only preservation method that can be deadly, so with canning instructions, you must follow the rules closely and not experiment.

When it’s that time of year to preserve your garden bounty, an excellent method of food preservation is ‘canning’. If done properly, it is entirely safe. However, care and precaution are in order. Canning low acid food is the only …

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How to Build a Simple Raised Bed

How to Build a Simple Raised Bed - This raised bed is model after the square foot gardening method. You will find that building your own raised bed is very cheap and easy to build. These little beds will change your gardening resume. I was growing food before raised beds but now I am growing multiple plants to excess.

Are you paying attention to your growing soil? There are a lot of things that can happen to soil in a short time. If you aren’t paying attention to the PH and the condition of your soil you might be …

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