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Post  walshevak on 6/21/2012, 7:59 am

Saw this on Facebook and clicked back to a Pinterest posting. Seems like a way to increase use of our garden produce.

http://www.neatpins.com/2012/03/mason-jar-salads.html

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Post  mmathedrader on 6/21/2012, 8:59 am

I am totally going to try this... what a great idea for a busy family! We usually do our groceries once a week, so putting stuff in jars before putting it in the fridge is great!

could even do smaller jars for lunch salads at work!!

Thank you for sharing.
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Post  GWN on 6/21/2012, 9:47 am

That is a great idea, at first I wondered how they did not slime, but layering....aha.......
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Post  rowena___. on 6/21/2012, 9:54 am

if you use a vacuum sealer for the jars, your goods will stay fresh for almost two weeks. this is how i do it:
http://www.romesticity.com/2011/08/the-vacuum-sealer-my-new-bff.html
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Post  cheyannarach on 6/21/2012, 12:18 pm

These look terrific! I am going to experiment with taco salads!
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Post  tabletopper on 6/21/2012, 7:24 pm

I have tried this system and it is great.....dressing....layers of veggies as worked on or sorted.....topped with lettuce.... I eat more veggies this way....

Will have to dig out my vacuum system to see if it will work for me.......Ruth

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