How to Render Tallow

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You want odd looks? Try mentioning you spent the last few days rendering tallow and you will get plenty thrown […]

Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

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Soft, chewy, absolutely delicious…   Those are only a few words to describe these wonderful cookies. My daughter and I […]

Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce

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Why didn’t I know cranberry sauce existed other than out of a can? I mean what is that stuff really? […]

How to Hard-Boil & Perfectly Peel Farm Fresh Eggs

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Mutilated… …is the only word to describe my hard-boiled eggs the first time I used fresh eggs.  I had no […]

Pluot Jam

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This time of year I am usually elbow deep in every plum thicket I can find, armed with a long […]

Easy Cheesy Breadsticks

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Making bread has always been a little intimidating to me. A few years ago I decided for Thanksgiving I would […]

Old Fashioned Buttermilk Biscuits

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Warm, flaky, buttery, beautiful buttermilk biscuits …smothered in hearty sausage gravy. That’s a great way to start the day if […]

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Enjoy easy, made from scratch recipes, just like grandma used to do. Make use of your garden harvest with ways […]