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Got tomatoes? Learn how to make and can tomato sauce with this full on tutorial for both water bath and pressure canning! 
Learn how to make and can this easy and versatile tomato sauce recipe. Step by step tutorial for both water bath and pressure canning.
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Love this barbecue sauce recipe. Easy tips to customize it to what you have on hand and ready in 10 minutes!
This homemade barbecue sauce recipe whips up in 10 minutes. Cheaper than store bought and can be customized to ingredients you have on hand. Try it now!
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Want to make homemade jam and jelly without store bought pectin? These are great tips for turning out jam and jelly like the pioneers did! 
Learn these old-fashioned tips and tricks to troubleshoot your homemade jam and jelly problems. Perfect for making sure your jam and jelly turns out right
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Put those fresh herbs to use! Learn how to make pasta sauce with fresh herbs. 
A yummy Spring pasta sauce using fresh spinach and oregano from the garden.
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Need a frugal supper the kids will love (okay, big kids aka adults, too). These homemade chicken strips cost only $.65 a serving and are easy peasy! 
Lean how to make homemade chicken strips with this easy recipe. Simple ingredients come together to make healthy chicken strips you can either fry or bake.
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Honey Date Squares straight from her great-grandmother's 1940's frugal recipe book. I love old-fashioned recipes and this one doesn't use any refined sugar. 
Honey Date Square Recipe from the 1940's. Learn how to make these frugal date square bars without any refined sugar in less than 30 minutes.
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Want to start living the simple life and becoming more prepared but don't have the extra money? Here's 10 tips to afford it when you're broke. 
10 ways to afford homesteading when you're broke. Learn how to be frugal with the money you do have to fund you self-sufficiency.
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Learn how to save your garden seed and never purchase from the store again!
Learn how to save and store heirloom bean seed for next year's planting. Tips for when bean is ready for storage with pictures.
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I love vintage recipes, they're frugal and real food ingredients. This is from her great-grandmother and a World War II victory economy bulletin. How awesome is that? 
Need a vintage recipe for healthy and frugal carrot cookies that can double as breakfast? Try this yummy recipe from the 1940's economy bulletins.
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Want to put up your own jam without store bought pectin and with old-fashioned traditional recipes that are safe for canning? Here's Part 1, plus tips on which fruits have naturally high level of pectin!
Want to learn how to make old-fashioned traditional jam without store bought pectin or loads of sugar? Read this now to begin putting up all your own jams and jellies to build up your food pantry and avoid store bought varieties with these much healthier options.
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Build up your pantry with these spring canning and preserving recipes and tips. Rhubarb is a spring favorite and here's two ways to can rhubarb! 
Learn how to preserve rhubarb with these 3 simple spring canning recipes. Spring canning made easy with 2 tutorials on how to preserve rhubarb with canning.
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Preserve fresh basil in salt! This is genius, so easy, and you get fresh basil for months plus herb salt. How did I never know this before?
Learn how to preserve fresh basil in salt. Never purchase herbed salt again and keep basil fresh in your fridge for months using these 3 easy methods.
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Inspiring Your Faith and Pioneer Roots
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Melissa K. Norris
Inspiring Your Faith and Pioneer Roots
 
Christian Author-Inspiring your faith and pioneer roots. www.melissaknorris.comFrom scratch recipes, modern homesteading, gardening, canning, seeing God in every moment of our lives, mountain fiction.