Easy Homemade Strawberry Syrup and Jam!

Fruits and Vegetables, Recipes
Last week Julie made a homemade Sweet 'n' Sour Sauce using just a few basic ingredients that most people store already. You can do this with other "mixes" like taco seasoning, homemade rice-a-roni, ranch mix, etc. Today I tried a few different things that reminded me of her post that you can make out of freeze-dried FRUITS. I have a variety of fruits in my storage (canned, frozen, freeze dried). You can choose to store fruits and vegetables (see BabyStep 8) in a variety of ways. Here's what I tried with some freeze dried fruit. While I can some of my own strawberry jam, sometimes we run out, or I have some of the extra powder at the bottom of freeze dried fruit cans. It also works for other fruit…
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NEW PRODUCT: Lindon Farms

Fruits and Vegetables, Recommended Products
Another booth we stopped at while at the Self Reliance Expo was Lindon Farms. Lindon Farms is a Food Storage company that sells meals, and freeze-dried fruits and vegetables. We have always been BIG advocates for traditional food storage - and we STILL are. Meaning: store grains, and legumes, learn to cook with them, and make that the bulk of your food storage. However, there are situations where you may want just add water meals. In times of natural disaster, or powerless cooking, having quick meals on hand to just add water could definitely ease stress. Also, if you're not into canning, fruits and vegetables is probably something you've been feeling is lacking in your food storage. We became dealers of Lindon Farms because their products solve these two obstacles…
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