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Rosetta Stone
I’ve been using vintage glass jars and containers in my kitchen for years, also use a corningware coffee percolator circa 1978, roast my own coffee,make my own deodorant and moisturiser which I also keep in vintage glass containers, grow most of my own veg (and compost)which are canned, dried or frozen. We make our own nut milk (free walnuts from a neighbour) and peanut butter too.My sister and I have been doing this kind of thing for years for a variety of reasons, one of which is doing our small bit for the planet. It’s also about the taste of real and seasonal food and knowing what’s in it. Still have to have a go at making my own corned beef and bacon
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wuff
@rossetta stone , I am in awe. Good job
   
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Mayfair Building Group

This is becoming a big thing and certainly a way of the future and controlling the amount of plastics which make its way into our oceans!!!

   

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