Homemade Corned Beef

I can’t believe I didn’t post about this!  I made homemade corned beef last year, leaving out the sugar and … Continue ReadingHomemade Corned Beef


Time for cabbage?

Rendering Leaf Lard

Dried Fruit Jam

I just discovered (of course, when I’m pressed for time and making hubby’s lunch) that we are just about out … Continue ReadingDried Fruit Jam

Drying Garlic Today!

http://cecalaveras.ucdavis.edu/garlic.htm My project today: DRYING GARLIC Dry only fresh, firm garlic cloves with no bruises. To prepare, separate and peel … Continue ReadingDrying Garlic Today!

Blueberry Salsa

I LOVE blueberries so I was thrilled when this showed up on my Facebook feed! http://www.homegrown.org/profiles/blog/show?id=2263119%3ABlogPost%3A41699

Home Canning Milk

Update: May 2020: What a difference 10 years makes! That’s how long it has been since I found the website … Continue ReadingHome Canning Milk

Miss Parloa’s New Cookbook 1882

One of the biggest treasures I have found online is from Michigan State University. It’s a site called Feeding America … Continue ReadingMiss Parloa’s New Cookbook 1882