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Diet and Nutrition Discuss issues related to diet and learn about encouraging your budgie to a variety of healthy foods

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Old 10-24-2017, 07:07 PM
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Default Good air tight freezer safe container for veggies?

Hey there guys, I was wondering if anyone knew of a good example of an air tight container that I can store veggies in in my freezer? I've used rubbermaid containers before but I don't believe they're truly airtight. I stored home made fish food in it and it dried out horribly. I was planning on chopping up my veggies and freezing them in cubes then storing the cubes in the container so i can thaw out one cube every time i give them veggies. Any suggestions would be fantastic, thanks.

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I know some people store the cubes in zip-lock baggies. Perhaps that would work for you?
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That's likely what I'll do, at least to start! Thanks Deb!
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You're welcome!
Let me know how it works out for you.
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I made the cubes yesterday and they're being stored in zippered ziplock bags. so far so good and my birds are eating their veggies already!
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Yaaay!!
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I'm curious how you are preparing the veggies for freezing into cubes. It sounds like a great idea.
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I chose all my veggies and chopped them all up pretty finely in a food processor, then squished that into an ice cube mold! The veggies I used were broccoli, carrots, red peppers, corn, and cauliflower.
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I chose all my veggies and chopped them all up pretty finely in a food processor, then squished that into an ice cube mold! The veggies I used were broccoli, carrots, red peppers, corn, and cauliflower.
What a great idea! I will definitely do that.

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