Category Archives: By Hand

Non-electric fuel based lamps

Guest blogging!  🙂  http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2014/02/non-electric-fuel-based-lamps.html

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Chamber pots, potty chairs and night waste

Yep, guest blogging again… http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2014/01/chamber-pots-potty-chairs-night-waste.html

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Roast garlicky brocoli with buttered pecans

This is a super yummy dish.  Even the kids ate it! Here’s how it all goes together. Roast your brocoli – I used frozen, so had to par-boil it first. Lay it out on an oven tray with 5-6 cloves … Continue reading

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How to make yeast

Didja ever wonder what you’d do if you didn’t have access to Fleischman’s Dried Yeast? I do.  It IS one of the questions which keeps me wondering.  So, being me, I researched it.  Turns out that before about 1880, most … Continue reading

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How to make tomato paste

This recipe came about because I read a lot of recipes for it and came to the conclusion, thru experimentation, that none of them worked well, so I should do all of them.  So I combined them all, and it worked well. Here’s … Continue reading

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Brussels sprouts with apple, bacon and raisins

It’s November and I’ve been putting my garden to bed.  We got, shoveled, and raked a trailer load of half composted horse manure onto the garden a couple of weeks ago, but not before picking the last of the goodies … Continue reading

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And again, this one’s about wells…

http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/10/rehab-shallow-well.html

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