Monthly Archives: October 2014

Q and A: dehydrated oatmeal, canning sweet chili sauce, canning spaghetti...

Dehydrated oatmeal I recently saw an ad for dehydrated oatmeal. Is oatmeal that I purchase from the grocery requiring a dehydration process to long-term store...

Fall rains have begun

After several nice, sunny days with temps in the high fifties and even sixty yesterday, we woke up to rain. Yuck. But we had...

Winter’s just around the corner

We had ice on the animals' watering tanks this morning. Brrrrr. Will's been trimming dead trees that hang over the driveway and will cause trouble...

Q and A: uses for citrus peels, meals in a jar,...

Uses for citrus peels Is there any use for citrus peels such as oranges, grapefruit, or lemons? That is other than zest. I have a...

Q and A: new lids and making jelly

New lids I would like your opinion on the new lids. On the back of the new lids both Ball and Kerr on the box...