I was told to use a couple of drops of bleach in a old milk jug to save water and to keep it from going”skunky” after just a short time.We tend to lose power in my neck of the woods and I don’t want to spend money on bottled water or have to replace the water I do save so often. Anyone have any other ideas?
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Corn Bread Mix
Cream of Soup Mix
Fish Fry Coating Mix
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