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Cream Cheese: cottage cheese blended smooth with butter or milk
Eggs: 1 tbsp soy flour and 1 tbsp water or 1 tbsp ground flax and 3 tbsp water
Milk / Cream: 1 cup milk = 1/3 cup dry milk plus 1 cup water or 1/2 cup evaporated milk plus 1/2 cup water
1 cup buttermilk = 1 tbsp lemon juice or vinegar plus enough milk to make 1 cup, let stand 5 min
1 cup heavy cream = 7/8 cup whole milk plus 1 1/2 tbsp butter
Sugar: 1 cup granulated sugar = 1 3/4 cup powdered sugar or 1 cup packed light brown sugar or 3/4 cup honey
1 cup brown sugar = 1 cup sugar plus 2 tbsp molasses
Misc: 1 pkg yeast = 1 tbsp bulk yeast or 1/2 cake compressed yeast 1 tsp baking powder = 1/4 tsp cream tartar plus 1/4 tsp baking soda 1 tbsp lemon juice = 1/2 tbsp vinegar 1 cup butter / margarine = 7/8 cup vegetable oil 1 cup dark corn syrup = 3/4 cup light plus 1/4 cup molasses 1 chopped onion = 1 tbsp instant minced 1 clove garlic = 1/4 tsp garlic powder 1 cup tomato sauce = 3/4 cup tomato paste plus 1 cup water 1 tbsp prepared mustard = 1 tsp dry mustard plus 1 tbsp water
Food Storage Sizes
1 gallon = 7 lbs wheat, rice or sugar 1 gallon = 5 lbs powdered milk or flour 1 gallon = 4 lbs macaroni 1 gallon = 3 lbs potato flakes, oatmeal, or instant milk 5 gallons = 35 lbs wheat, beans, rice, or sugar 5 gallons = 25 lbs powdered milk or flour 5 gallons = 20 lbs macaroni 5 gallons = 15 lbs potato flakes, oatmeal, or instant milk 55 gal drum = 400 lbs wheat, beans, rice, or sugar 55 gal drum = 275 lbs powdered milk or flour 55 gal drum = 225 lbs macaroni 55 gal drum = 160 lbs potato flakes, oatmeal, or instant milk
D&C 89 ...... A Word of Wisdom
18. And all saints who remember to keep and do these sayings, walking in obedience to the commandments, shall receive health in their navel and marrow in their bones; 19. And shall find wisdom and great treasures of knowledge, even hidden treasures; 20. And shall run and not be weary, and shall walk and not faint,
Hi there! I am a preparedness, simplistic, herbal, writing mom of six, grandmother of three (almost four) and wife of 28 years! My life is about herbal medicine, writing, blogging, cooking from scratch, and home preparedness - and that's in all my spare time! Connect and Enjoy what I have to share throughout my blogs and my crazy life. I look forward to it!