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5 Unusual Things To Pickle
By KJ Barber
November 16, 2018 10:14
When it comes to pickling we usually think of the classic options, such as cucumbers and peppers. But there is a whole world of pickling available, covering foods most people wouldn’t ever consider – did you ever think of pickling watermelon, apples, corn, or even pork?
Any of these foods, and many more, can be pickled. The art of pickling has been around for ages, because it not only preserves…
What Foods Can You Bury Underground For Winter?
By James Walton
November 15, 2018 08:00
Are you familiar with the term “starving spring”? How about “the hungry gap”? Well, these were two terms that represented the struggles of the average person, pre-convenience foods, to store enough food to sustain themselves and their families.
Winter would come to an end, but there would not be a crop to harvest for months yet. Animals would be sparse, and it would be a…
What Really Happens When You Only Eat Walmart Cans For 30 Days?
November 13, 2018 07:21
We started adding significantly to our food stores a few years ago, and now cans from our first large purchase are beginning to expire. I can donate them to my local food pantry, but my husband (Jim) wants to eat them all – nearly 400 cans of food. I do not want to waste food, so we will try to use them all before their expiration date.
We have always preferred…
Veterans Day – Thank You For Your Service, Llewellyn Morris Chilson
By Claude Nelson
November 9, 2018 07:41
This coming Veterans Day the nation will honor the service of the millions of men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Every one of those veterans deserves our respect, but there are some who stand out even in such a distinguished crowd. These are people whose service went above and beyond what was expected of them, and earned them…