Category Archives: By Hand

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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You guessed it; I’m guest blogging again!

How to adapt a grain mill to a treadle base. http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/10/adapt-grain-mill-treadle-base.html

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How to make ketchup

For years I’ve been making catsup.  It’s a great condiment for adults.  Unfortunately, my kids don’t like it.  So, last year, I decided to go on a quest to make a ketchup that my kids *would* eat.  Over the winter, … Continue reading

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How to wash dishes with no running water

And another one! http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/09/wash-dishes-running-water.html Thanks mom, for all those picnics at the lake lot! 😉

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How to use a bean pot

Guest blogging a bunch this week! http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/09/use-bean-pot.html

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How to wash laundry with no running water

I’m guest blogging again! http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/09/wash-laundry-running-water.html

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