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Ask Tess: Can My Vegetable Oil Go Bad?

Ask Tess: Can My Vegetable Oil Go Bad?

Due to the fat content in cooking oils, overtime rancidity could be an issue. A reader asks if oils really do go bad.

Ask Tess: Can a store sell products past their expiration date?

My friend was telling me the other day that a store can sell products past their expiration date. Is this true?

Ask Tess: What’s the best way to prevent bug infestations in my long term food pantry?

I like that you are looking into the best method in protecting your food investment. Insects are one of the food enemies that can wreak havoc on your food stuffs. There are a few different ways you can go about protecting your food sources from insects.

Ask Tess: How long do homemade potato flakes last?

Wondering how long homemade potato flakes will last? Here’s some interesting information on the subject.

Ask Tess: Why are store-bought deodorants so bad?

Why is store-bought deodorant so harmful?

Ask Tess: Should I take the flu vaccine this year?

A reader asks whether or not taking the flu vaccine this year is the right choice for her.

Ask Tess: What is the difference between N95 and N100 respirator masks?

Ask Tess: What is the difference between N95 and N100 respirator masks?

With the concerns of a global pandemic unfolding, a reader asks what the difference between the different respirator masks on the market.

Ask Tess: How can I prepare my family for the future?

A reader asks how he can further prepare his family for the future.

How can I preserve my oxygen absorbers?

A reader asks if there a secret to keeping oxygen absorbers active.

Ask Tess: Can you give me some tips to prepare for floods?

A reader wants to get prepared for floods and is asking for tips and suggestions to get ready.

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