Early Summer Jams & Jellies: Pressure Canner Giveaway!!

Spring is in full swing and it’s time to accessorize your bread! That’s right, let’s bust out the canning equipment and take advantage of all those sweet, plump berries Mother Nature is ripening as we speak.  What’s that? No canning equipment? Well then let me be of assistance! Not only do I have some great… 

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How to Make Natural Yeast From Scratch

You’ve heard of Natural Yeast, read about the health benefits, and want to jump on board. But where to get some starter? While it is possible to mail away for starter flakes, or scout for people in your area with fresh live starter, learning to make natural yeast from scratch is a fantastic skill to… 

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Bake Bread Without an Oven: 12 Ways!

If you think you need an oven to bake bread, think again! If you have heat, you can eat. Recognizing this simple fact can open up a world of possibilities for sustainable living and emergency preparation. Beyond that, learning to bake bread without an oven can be a lifesaver in hot climates when the idea… 

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Natural Yeast Bread Recipe for Beginners

So you’ve survived the sometimes brutal initiation process of bringing your own little natural yeast ecosystem to life. Hooray for you! Now that you have this lovely yeast bubbling happily away in your jar, what do you DO with it? How do you bake with natural yeast? Let’s start with the fundamentals, then put what… 

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Natural Yeast Emergency Prep: The Pioneer Way

So you don’t have your natural yeast emergency prep plan … yet. It may sound silly, but it’s a question I get all the time: “If I’m keeping my natural yeast starter in the refrigerator, what happens when I lose power in an emergency?”My answer is simple. Don’t panic.That bubbly wheat-goo in your jar is… 

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