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threegardeners
North Augusta, ON

August 31, 2007
12:55 PM

Post #3921110

Good information...I have to question the point where you say freezer bags are not reusable...I have been washing and reusing them for years with no ill effects.
KyWoods
Melbourne, KY
(Zone 6a)

August 31, 2007
6:54 PM

Post #3922556

LOL, threegardenders, I read a book by a noted pennypincher on all kinds of ways to save money, and that was one of them. I suppose if you wash them thoroughly they'd be ok.

I found the history on Mr. Birdseye interesting--I always thought that was just a fictitious name! Thanks for another great article, Paul!
Islandshari
Kwajalein
Marshall Islands
(Zone 11)

August 31, 2007
8:30 PM

Post #3922859

Great information Paul! Thanks, I'm sure I'll be using some of this info in the near future.

melody

melody
Benton, KY
(Zone 7a)


August 31, 2007
10:10 PM

Post #3923217

I love knowing the history behind things...I'm a walking Jeopardy answer anyway!
valleyrimgirl
Brandon, MB
(Zone 2b)

October 11, 2010
6:37 AM

Post #8149959

I also agree with threegardeners. Ziploc bags or other brands of plastic bags are totally reuseable unless they have a hole in them. I wash them, dry them and reuse them and have done so for years. This is what my mom always does too.

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