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A mixed up day of canning, phase three: porridge!

Okay, canning isn’t the proper term for what I do with my porridge. Technically, I’m cooking it … I’m just cooking it inside of a canning jar/inside of a pressure canner. … so it really looks like I’m canning it … Continue reading

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Grains, Cooked in the Jar :)

I’m getting ready to put together a post about things you can use to fill out a pressure canner that’s short a jar or three of being full … and one of my favorite ways to do that is to … Continue reading

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The Dutchman’s Store — Cantril, IA

I arrived at my destination about mid-morning, and was not surprised to see lots of folks already shopping in The Dutchman’s Store. Yes, gang! My Mecca for this trip was a Mennonite-run general store, specializing in plain and simple goods. … Continue reading

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