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Posted in thread: sewing machines on 04-03-2014 at 10:42 PM
I have three treadles, a Featherweight, a 99-13 3/4 size electric that could easily use a hand
crank and two 1970/80's electric. The oldest treadle, an 1888 Singer is in working order and
was a comple...
Posted in thread: Keep stockin up! on 04-03-2014 at 10:34 PM
I bought a whole pork loin today for 1.99 per pound at Save-A-Lot. I will slice and vacuum seal
this one and go back for another before the sale goes off. Last Saturday the whole pork loins
were 2.99 ...
Posted in thread: Flat Wheelbarrow Tire on 03-12-2014 at 10:24 AM
Check around. A tire and rim at TSC was cheaper than just a tire at Wally World when one of the
Rooster's had a flat tire.
Posted in thread: Powdered Butter/Olive Oil on 02-19-2014 at 09:32 PM
I have never used powdered butter or lard. How do you reconstitute it? How does it taste? How
long will do you think it will keep? This is very interesting.
Posted in thread: Powdered Butter/Olive Oil on 02-19-2014 at 09:30 PM
I've canned lard, both home rendered and commercial, bacon fat and sausage fat and it has kept
for the several years I had it stored before opening the jars.LilRedHen, did your mom just keep
it in a c...
Posted in thread: Foxtrot on 02-18-2014 at 12:29 AM
I had no problem understanding it, but no FB
Posted in thread: Powdered Butter/Olive Oil on 02-18-2014 at 12:00 AM
Crisco is not lard. Crisco is hydrogenated oil. A few years ago I had a small container of
Crisco that had been opened in the pantry. I forgot about it. After about a year and a half, it
turned into t...
Posted in thread: Prepping for Valentine's Day on 02-14-2014 at 10:20 PM
Last year I got the Rooster a Valentine card and he got pretty upset, since he can't get out to
get me one, so I told him I wouldn't do it again. I cooked a nice supper tonight and broke out
the last ...
Posted in thread: Anyone Against A Tetinus Shot? on 02-04-2014 at 10:58 PM
I was circumcised when I was born and I couldn't walk for a year ! :)I am telling the truth and
you aren't very funny. He was 10 years old and this was in the '40's. The virus entered through
a dime s...
Posted in thread: Anyone Against A Tetinus Shot? on 01-29-2014 at 10:46 AM
The Rooster had tetanus as a child. He had 11 spinal taps and over 400 shots and was in a coma
for 10 days. When he came out of it he could not walk or talk. It took him a year to recover.
He used to ...