Pioneer Recipes We Will All Be Eating Again After Doomsday

Pioneer food

When we talk about the pioneers, it is usually as people who sought out a better life where they could exercise their religion in freedom. In focusing on their pursuit of freedom, we often gloss over the fact that the early pioneers were incredibly brave… [Read more…]

15 Long-Forgotten Pioneer Recipes

Pioneer Recipes

15 Long-Forgotten Pioneer Recipes

Many early memories of pioneer food concerned the frugality with which the Saints lived: “We lived on cornbread and molasses for the first winter.” “We could not get enough flour for bread … so we could only make it into a thin gruel which we called killy.” “Many times … lunch was dry bread … dipped in water and sprinkled with salt.” “These times we had nothing to waste; we had to make things last as long as we could.” [Read more…]