quitting smoking, minimalizing, meal planning
Lemon Saskatoon Muffins are delicious. Plus how great is it to bake with berries you handpicked?
This is an old recipe that’s been passed around for over a hundred years.
We had some tallow left in the fridge that I rendered from Mikes elk last year. It is suprisingly simple to make and the final product is…… Read more “We Learned How to Make Pimihkan”
Tallow is an animal byproduct that has several good homesteading applications. It can be used to make soaps and salves; it makes the best lard for pastries,…… Read more “Quick How-To: Tallow”
Minimalizing how we live is a huge component to realizing our goals and I have been trying to be as diligent as possible moving through the list…… Read more “Progress Report #2: Ongoing Organization”
Super easy delicious homemade bread baked in two glass bowls • 4 cups flour • 2 tsp salt • 2 cups lukewarm water • 2 tsp sugar…… Read more ““Whatever” Bread”
In a saucepan, add together the following ingredients: 1 1/2 cups maple syrup (can use corn syrup) 1/4 cup sugar 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp honey…… Read more “Lemon-Ginger Cough Drops”
It’s been one week since we made the pact to live and breathe our goals and I just want to document the process for my own reflection…… Read more “Progress Report #1”
One of the benefits of living in the far north is the availability of this rich and delicious mushroom- free from the forest!
Weeding out the hybrid babies and getting back to good ol’ heirloom gardening
One day the entire kitchen is getting a proper renovation. Until that time comes I am constantly reconfiguring it trying to keep it functional for a family…… Read more “New Kitchen Island From Scraped Up Wood”