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Service Interruption

I wish to apologize to all the readers who came to our site and there was a service interruption today.  Rackspace, our host, has moved us to another server, and service was restored...  We are sincerely sorry for any inconvenience.

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Project Update

I lamented two personal prepper issues here and here. A week after the solar oven fail, I successfully made the Arroz Con Pollo in about five hours in the sun. My lot's shady profile presented a challenge, but I made it work. The only issue was I had to put it in the...

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Review of 5-Minute Microwave Canning

Review of 5-Minute Microwave Canning

First, this is an interesting book...  I 5-Minute Microwave Canning to see if there was a shortcut  to canning, and to help me understand if you could can/jar using a microwave.  If so, what foods you can can/jar.  My first disappointment was not with the book itself....

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And So It Goes, More Economic Crap

Confirmation has come to me that the economy, real estate, and things in our country just really suck.  I had dinner with another friend last night who lost her house this year due to state of the economy and the way her mortgage was structured.  Side note; it seems I...

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