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Talking about Spaghetti on one of my canning groups…

… made me head for the pantry … and a jar of spaghetti sauce I’d put up earlier in the year. We made some pasta, cracked it open, and fixed your basic spaghetti stew bowl … one of our favorite … Continue reading

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My Favorite Recipes: Sausage Lentil Soup … with canning instructions, too!

It was a lazy day today, and a look ahead at the weather–with snow coming in by the end of the weekend–makes me crave something warm and yummy. I thumbed open my “soup” folder … and the first thing that … Continue reading

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Talkin’ turkey soup base :)

Thanks to another fabulous WinCo purchase this week–a 22.5 pound turkey I bought for $5.85 ($0.26/lb with a $50 purchase)–I dragged out one of my big pressure canners … and went on a quest for the perfect turkey soup base … Continue reading

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“Cooked in the Jar” Potato Soup!

This was the first of my experiments with “cooking food in the jar” … right as it cans! It’s a raw-pack soup, so that means I start out from a different angle than your typical hot-pack soup does … but … Continue reading

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Menu potentials! Volume 1: The Common Stuff :)

Always available: Mexican Tacos: your choice of ground beef, chicken, shrimp, smoked pork, or beef steak (or a combo of more than one) …. seasoned with cumin, coriander, garlic, onion, and chili powder, nestled in soft flour tortillas and topped … Continue reading

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