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Dried Citrus Slices: An Easy Way to Flavor Water and Tea
Looking for a way to pep up your water or tea? We love using fresh add-ins, but that isn’t always practical, especially if you work in an office. Dried citrus slices make a great alternative and they’re easy to store in your bag or at your desk.We got this idea from the Hollywood Farmer’s Kitchen, which recommends adding one or two slices of dried citrus to bottled water. Although we had added dried peels to hot tea, we had never thought of using whole slices in beverages.
Dried Fruit Rolls
Dried Fruit Rolls: A nice tasty treat. Fruit rolls are fun to eat, and not too hard to make. Inspired by Fruit Rollups, and Fruit Leather I made a fresh variation with no sugar added. WIth my families allergies, sack lunches were almost always in order. But what…
How to Make Dried Fruit
Dried fruit is a good source of nutrients and is filled with vitamins and minerals. It is also rich in natural sugar. You can dry a wide variety of fruits, including grapes (sultanas, currants and raisins), apples (sliced), apricots,...
Dry Fruit Lollipops
The word "lolly pop" dates to 1784, but initially referred to soft, rather than hard candy. The term may have derived from the term "lolly" (tongue) and "pop" (slap). Our Middle Eastern dry fruit Lollipops consisting mainly of hardened, flavored sucrose with corn syrup mounted on a stick and intended for sucking or licking…. lol
Adventures in Homesteading: Simple Fruit Dehydration
It was not exactly what we would call a kitchen. There were no water taps and sink, only pails and basins for carrying and heating water from the outdoor pump. There was no refrigerator or