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How To Make Self Rising Flour

Self rising flour does not require yeast. Dry yeast has an approximate shelf life of about 4 months after it’s opened (and if kept refrigerated – although your own results may vary), while the shelf life of the key ingredient in self rising flour is about 2 years and does …

Turkey Cooking Time

How Long To Cook A Turkey? How long it takes to cook a turkey depends on the oven temperature, whether the turkey is stuffed or not, and how many pounds the turkey weighs. The following Turkey Cooking Time Chart is for an oven temperature of 325 degrees F. Tip: Cooking …

How To Thaw A Frozen Turkey Safely

To thaw a frozen turkey in a safe way, takes time. So you need to plan ahead and not find yourself behind schedule serving that important turkey dinner 😉 Thanksgiving will soon be upon us and the traditional turkey dinner will be served across much of the U.S.; so for …

20+ Other Uses For Soap

To a chemist, soap is what you get when you boil down the sodium salts of fatty acids. To you and I, it’s just soap – known mostly for removing dirt from grimy hands or washing clothes and dishes. Here are a few other uses for soap…

How To Use The Israeli Bandage

The ‘Israeli Bandage’ is a highly recommended item for First Aid Kit trauma preparedness. The Israeli Bandage consists of a large sterile non-adherent pad surface to cover the wound, and is attached to a length of elasticized material (like an ‘ACE bandage) to wrap and uniquely apply pressure to a …

How To Determine The Remaining Hours Before Sunset

Knowing this simple technique — how to determine the hours of sunlight until sunset — will not only amaze your friends, but it could help you during any number of situations…such as estimating enough time to find (or make) shelter, time remaining to travel without the aid of artificial lighting, …