Category: Self-Sufficiency

How the Early Pioneers Preserved Meat – Pioneer Woman Meat Recipes

Pioneer women who had to decide what few precious things to carry across the plains surely made one choice in common—their own individual collection of “receipts,” as recipes were then… Read more »

How Long Does Meats Last? Curing and Smoking Meats for Home Food Preservation

Of course, meats lasts for a shorter period of time if it is not stored properly. But like a lot of other proteins, it usually has a sell by date… Read more »

ROOT CELLARS: TYPES AND STORAGE TIPS : (WHICH TYPE OF ROOT CELLAR IS RIGHT FOR YOU?)

Storing Vegetables and Fruits at Home Many vegetables and fruits can be stored in pits, cellars or basements without refrigeration during cool fall and cold winter months. Successful storage, however,… Read more »