Pumpkin is enjoying a resurgence as an excellent source of dietary fibre and vitamin A, and as an easy vegetable to grow in a backyard suburban garden, making pumpkin muffin recipes from scratch is a great family activity for a fall afternoon. This healthy muffin recipe feature pumpkin as the main ingredient and makes a a low-fat… ….
Moving off the grid after a lifetime living with city conveniences and suburban comforts has been a wonderful experience. I absolutely love it. However, since moving last year I find myself saying the most astonishing things. Words that I’ve always known are rearranging themselves in new patterns, often puzzling to the people I’m talking to… ….
When treated properly, cast iron cookware can be some of the most durable and versatile pans on the market. It’s not uncommon to hear of some pans being passed down through three or more generations, a testament to their unparalleled durability. Cast iron can be used over a fire, a barbecue, in an oven, on… ….
I LOVE baking coffee cake for three reasons, especially with this easy apple sour cream coffee cake recipe. One, it’s easy to make. Two, I can use up leftover fruit – living off the grid without garbage pickup and far from the regional dump we do our best to minimize our household waste. And three, it’s delicious!… ….
Fishing is a year round sport in North America; whether you live in the south and are blessed with continuous warm weather, or farther north, where you can bide your time ice fishing in the cold months. As a result, gifts for a fisherman (or woman), are always useful and in season. For this upcoming… ….
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