Forget canning pickles in the middle of the summer heat! There is no need with handy fermentation and these lovely probiotic filled pickles can be made in just 10 minutes! One. Jar. At. A. Time. Super super simple! You will wonder why you ever canned them! They are yummy to boot and full of healthy […]
With Homesteading, self-sufficiency & survival preparedness on the rise; it’s no wonder that so many great books have been published on these subjects. Learn more on homesteading, living off the land, disaster medicine, emergency survival, medical triage, urban foraging, soap making, slaughtering livestock and much more. Here is a list of my personal top 10 […]
How we preserve our food while living off grid without a fridge.
In the words of the great Lidia Bastianich “waste not, want not”. Like Lidia, I really hate wasting food. It genuinely makes me feel guilty, which is why I always try and utilize as much of the animal/vegetable as possible. Whatever scraps I do have I handle accordingly (aka feed to my chickens!) Sometimes you […]
A lot of people want to know what’s in a preserved pantry. Here is what’s in mine.
Fermenting kraut is pretty simple, and sauerkraut is a common first go-to for newbie fermenters. Plus there’s affordable fermenting gear that especially suits beginners; that is, the mason jar with Fermentools approach.