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Frozen Potato Experiment

Going off directions from another blogger, my husband and I attempted to freeze raw potatoes. Here are the results of our Frozen Potato Experiment. Our potatoes were un-pealed and shredded hash brown style, instead of cubed. Now we didn’t freeze … Continue reading

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Why Mason Jars are Awesome!!!

Very Brief History: Invented and patented in 1858 by John Landis Mason, these jars are still largely used for their original purpose: canning and preserving food. While canning and preserving fads have come in waves over the last century, mason … Continue reading

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Meat Haul May 2016

  Last year, one of my first blog posts and YouTube videos was of a meat haul my husband and I had done in our attempt at saving money on meat. We supplemented that haul with smaller purchases of chicken … Continue reading

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