Does Tea Go Bad?
Food preservation

Does Tea Go Bad?

Let me tell you a really quick story about tea that I actually heard from a friend of mine. Apparently, according to an old adage, tea was first discovered to exist in the years Before Christ. The discovery was made when an Emperor in China, Shen Nong, was boiling some water to drink. As he…

Water Bath Canning.
Food preservation

Water Bath Canning.

Most people use water bath canning to can various foods at home. You can choose to purchase a water bath canner or simply use whatever you have at home. Water bath canning is recommended for high acid foods. Essentially, a water bath canner is a very large pot that has dimensions to hold at least…

Do Carrots Go Bad?
Food preservation

Do Carrots Go Bad?

Did you know that carrots can come in five different colors? That is orange, purple, red, white, and yellow. Just like everything else under the sun and most food items in our kitchens and pantries, carrots can and do go bad. Technically speaking, carrots have a relatively short shelf life due to the presence of…