Category Archives: Food

Blackberry Cherry Jelly: 2017 Food In Jars Challenge for March






Sadly, I still have bronchitis. Slowly getting better, very slowly.  The challenge for this month was shrubs, a vinegar fruit drink, or jelly. I wanted to do the shrub, but the stupid illness made things difficult. I had never heard … Continue reading






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How To Use Every Bit Of the Turkey






[ad name=”Google Adsense”] Thanksgiving is a week away, so I wanted to share with you how I recently cooked two turkeys out of my freezer and was able to use every bit of both birds. I had purchased them last … Continue reading






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Super Easy Chicken Pot Pie






[ad name=”Google Adsense”] This is my easy recipe for chicken or turkey pot pie. It’s one of the recipes we use on a regular basis in our house, but it is not one that fits the gradual lifestyle changes that … Continue reading






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Recipe Review: 100% Whole Wheat Biscuits






I found this recipe on a blog called 100 Days of Real Food. The blogger is writing about her commitment to have her family go 100 days without eating any processed food.






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100% Whole Wheat Buns






[ad name=”Google Adsense”] In the last few years I’ve been trying to make lifestyle changes that help my family be more healthy and more self-sufficient. One of those has been making our own whole wheat bread. It is definitely an … Continue reading






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Blessed Are The Cheese Makers






Making cheese is my latest kitchen experiment. As usual, I looked for the simplest recipe I could find. This one has only two ingredients.






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