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Storing cookie ingredients.

A Short Guide To The Proper Storage of Cookie Ingredients

If the #1 rule to purchasing a home is, “Location, Location, Location,” then the #1 rule of food storage is, “rotation, rotation, rotation.” I mention it because some thirty-year-old brown sugar and chocolate chips recently came into my possession, and it probably would have been good if it had been rotated out a few decades ago, but no one gave a thought to storing cookie ingredients. Because I am an intrepid prepper, and also slightly reckless, I decided to make …

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5 Bad Habits That Will Kill You

Everyone has bad habits. I don’t believe there is a human being alive who doesn’t. In everyday life, most of these aren’t a big deal. You’re not a bad person if you have a weakness for chocolate. So you forget to put your shoes away, no one is going to die from that. Maybe you just need a closet organizer, like this one. Survival situations, however, are different from real life. A bad habit that may simply be an annoyance …

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Why You Should Include Junk Food in Your Food Storage Pantry

Disasters are stressful, no question about it. The power goes out, maybe the water and heat along with it. The kids are whining and probably at least a little scared. You and your spouse are edgy, perhaps getting more than a little short with each other. You’re all stuck at home, either because the roads are terrible or because there’s just no place to go, no stores or restaurants are open. This is just the time to break into your junk …

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12 Chocolate Strawberry Recipes — Including 2 just for food storage!

Some things were born to just go together. Like ham and cheese, salt and pepper, socks and cold weather…and chocolate and strawberries! Here are 2 recipes from ThriveLife using their shelf-stable ingredients, and we’ve added 10 more chocolate strawberry recipes to tempt you. Dieters beware! Strawberry Shortcake Biscuit ingredients 2 cups ThriveLife All-Purpose Flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon Iodized Salt 3 tablespoons ThriveLife Cane Sugar 1 stick butter, or 1/2 cup reconstituted ThriveLife Butter Powder, chilled 2/3 to …

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