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  1. Stockpiling
    Okay, I notice that some people stock the # 10 cans. So I am thinking....once you open one....then what do you do with the balance of the contents ? Even when the kids were growing up, I don't remember buying any of these big cans. Wondering if they would be feasible for smaller...
  2. Stockpiling
    Dry Pack Canning with Paint Cans might give this a go... the oxygen absorbers and baggies inside would be very important.
  3. General Chat
    I came across this site . Had to do a "Whoaaa!" and sent them an email that said - "I believe you are misleading consumers on the dangers of unpasteurized dairy products. On your web page - Contact CFSAN - you say the 800...
  4. Just Tips
    Any suggestions on what to use the cans for? my thoughts was storing crochet needles or christmas candy that made in balls since they are only round on top and bottom could't use for cookies.
  5. Hot deals
    I just wanted to share this deal! Amazon has 12 cans (15oz) of organic pumpkin for $12. Free super saver shipping available. Farmer's Market Foods Organic Canned Pumpkin, 15-Ounce Cans (Pack of 12): Grocery & Gourmet...
  6. Kitchen Basics
    Can you guys give me some ideas of how to use this up? TIA
  7. General Chat
    i was in n.c. this past weekend for a wedding. i cut out this story because i wanted to share it with my fellow fv'rs. it was written by gregory katz at the associated press. care to comment? please do! "britain spies on trash cans to monitor amount of waste." london- it's the new front in...
  8. Homesteading and gardening
    When we first moved here 30 years ago we took full advantage of much the land had to offer. Over the years we had chickens, cattle, horses and always several dogs and cats. We didn't have much garbage as most got recycled. We burned our paper products outside or in the fireplace. What cans...
  9. Question and Answer
    Where we live we are able to burn our paper that we don't recycle some way. My question is when the barrel gets full is it ok to ut the ashes on the garden or will this take nutrients out of the soil? I have seen people do this but I didn't want to chance ruining our garden for this year. we...
  10. Stockpiling
    I do not have space for a stockpile inside our living space. For food anyway. We tried setting up shevles in the basement but the canned goods rapidly rusted. So we started using a shelf my husband cleared off in the garage. To our surprise the cans rusted there also! They were continually...
  11. Green Living
    Anyone have any ideas to share? i hate to throw them away. Thanks
  12. Green Living Thought this was a cute site, and VERY creative!!
  13. Kitchen Basics
    I was going though our pantry looking for food for the foodbank. I found in the way back some cans of beans that had expired. One in 06:yucky:. It made 3 moves. I really need to start watching that stuff better. Iam pretty good about food in fridge now I just need to watch the pantry.
  14. Rebates, Refunds, Forms, etc
    I have several forms. PM your address & how many you can use.
  15. Question and Answer
    Ok, stupid question... I was at a store the other day and they have about three isles of non-perishable food products. They had manwich 5 cans for $5 but every can was dented. Used to be years ago you never buy these. I assume it's ok now??
  16. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    If you do drink soft drinks then save those cans and sell them. We just sold $58.50 worth yesterday. I have a trash can set on the back porch with a bag in it. We just drop the cans in it and when its full bag them up and put them underneath the back deck. Very little work and a few extra bucks...
  17. Just Tips
    i get the kroger large can of formula for my son and i tore of the wrapper and cleaned it up..then i put the kids socks in them and im letting the kids decorate a new wrapper to go around and put on theire dresser..they actually have a stand alone closet with shelves and the cansiters go on the...
  18. Kitchen Basics
    I ran out of ketchup last night (don't know how I did that) and I'm afraid DS #1 is going to go on a meal boycott if I don't get some soon. We go through quite a lot of ketchup in our house and I was wondering if anyone ever bought the large costco cans of ketchup and refilled the plastic bottles?
  19. Green Living
    If you collect aluminum cans for recycling you might call and find out what they are paying for them. I took in a few bags today and they are paying .64¢ a lb for the. I left with $20.00 in my pocket. Copper is going for over $33.00 a lb.
  20. General Chat CAMDEN, N.J. -- Campbell Soup Company has announced a voluntary recall of more than 72,000 cans of a variety of its Chunky soup. The recall involves 18.8-ounce cans of Campbell's Chunky Baked Potato with Cheddar and Bacon Bits. They may contain...
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