How to keep Berries of all sorts fresh and last longer. 1 part water, 1 part vinegar. Soak in mixture then drain and rinse and place in fridge. It is also a great way to get all the pesticides off.

When buying fruit and veggies, always soak them in a 1:4 ratio of vinegar and water to help remove toxins and pesticides. Leave them soaking for up to an hour, longer with nonorganic apples. At the end of the bath, sometimes you can even see cloudy like stuff in the water from the skins and waxes, and dirt on the bottom.

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This really works: Wash berries in a 3:1 water/vinegar solution, then rinse well. Line a salad spinner with paper towels and spin berries dry. They'll stay fresh and mold-free for more than a week!

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Sweet Baby Ray's Crockpot Chicken: 4-6 chicken breast, 1 btl Sweet Baby Ray's sauce, 1/4 c vinegar, 1 tsp red pepper flakes, 1/4 c brown sugar, 1 tsp garlic powder. Mix everything but chicken. Place chicken in crockpot (frozen is ok). Pour sauce mixture over chicken. Cook on low 4-6 hours.

I put strawberries in a vinegar soak recently. They didn't mold at all after, even when I forgot about them for a several days. Normally they start to go bad a few days after purchasing!

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Soaking berries in a vinegar and water solution before you store them in the refrigerator will make them last for several days longer than simply putting them in the fridge. Just add one part vinegar to 10 parts water and swirl the berries around for just a few seconds. Rinse and store. Strawberries can last up to two weeks longer using this method.

a bag of baby carrots, a little olive oil, balsamic vinegar, black pepper and sea salt. toss to coat, roast at 450 for 20-25 mins tossing again occasionally. drizzle with a little more olive oil and serve! easy, easy side dish.