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Sourdough Starter Recipe Without Yeast From Scratch

Here’s how to make a good sourdough starter from scratch and how to keep it alive (feeding it). No added yeast. Sourdough bread baking instructions. Sourdough Starter Recipe 3 tablespoons whole rye or wheat flour. Enough water to make what looks like a “thick pancake...

Foods That Will Last Forever – Indefinite Shelf Life

Which foods will last forever? Okay, maybe some of them won't actually last 'forever', but maybe 'almost' forever! When we're talking about decades, that's almost forever, right? Here's a starter list to get you thinking about naturally long lasting foods for...

How To Make Self Rising Flour & Biscuits Without Yeast

Self rising flour does not require yeast. So lets make some biscuits... (recipes below)   Baking Powder For Self Rising Flour Baking powder is the key ingredient for self rising flour. Rumford (Aluminum-free) Baking Powder It is a leavening agent that releases...

Turkey Cooking Time Chart – Combined Average Popular Brands

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, how many pounds the turkey weighs, and the doneness temperature. The following Turkey Cooking Time Chart is for an oven temperature of...

Cast Iron Cooking & Cookware Tips For The Beginner

  Guest article by 'Old Chevy – on a rustic road' My intention for this article is to post a few tips for the cast iron cook wanna-bee. This is for beginners, or for those who have only thought about using a Dutch Oven and are intimidated by trying something new....

Top 20 Foods Wasted – Thrown In The Garbage

In the U.S., almost half of our food — 40 percent of what we grow — ends up in the garbage. It's pretty amazing when you think about it. Today's modern world is overflowing with the availability of food. There's apparently so much of it, that lots get thrown out. We...

Long Term Storage Food For 1 Year – How Much Food Is That?

Guest post by 'Anony Mee' Ken’s recent post “15 Reasons Why You Need Food Storage” called to mind an earlier post “Bare Minimum Food Storage List For One Year” which was based on the LDS recommendations for one person for one year of 755 total pounds of various...

Food Price Inflation Hidden in Packaging

Food Price Inflation Examples How long can they continue to hide food price inflation? Can you say, "Food packaging schemes"? I often notice that while food prices in general continue to creep higher, the packaging is cleverly shrinking or hiding the fact that there's...

Bleach – Water Ratio For Drinking Water Purification

If your water source is uncertain, you should treat it first before drinking it. One way to treat water for drinking is to add a small amount of Regular Bleach (chlorine). Here's how much regular bleach to add: (details below) One best way to purify water for drinking...