Top Navigation  
U.S. Flag waving
Office Hours Momday - Friday  8 am - 5 pm Pacific 1-800-835-2418
Facebook   YouTube   Twitter

 Home Page
 Current Issue
 Article Index
 Author Index
 Previous Issues
 Print Display Ads
 Print Classifieds
 Free Stuff
 Home Energy

General Store
 Ordering Info
 Kindle Subscriptions
 Kindle Publications
 Back Issues
 Help Yourself
 All Specials
 Classified Ad

 Web Site Ads
 Magazine Ads

BHM Blogs
 Ask Jackie Clay
 Massad Ayoob
 Claire Wolfe
 Where We Live
 Dave on Twitter
Retired Blogs
 Behind The Scenes
 Oliver Del Signore
 David Lee
 James Kash
 Energy Questions

Quick Links
 Home Energy Info
 Jackie Clay
 Ask Jackie Online
 Dave Duffy
 Massad Ayoob
 John Silveira
 Claire Wolfe

Forum / Chat
 Forum/Chat Info
 Enter Forum
 Lost Password

More Features
 Contact Us/
 Change of Address
 Write For BHM
 Meet The Staff
 Meet The Authors
 Disclaimer and
 Privacy Policy

Retired Features
 Country Moments
 Radio Show

Link to BHM

Living Freedom by Claire Wolfe. Musings about personal freedom and finding it within ourselves.

Want to Comment on a blog post? Look for and click on the blue No Comments or # Comments at the end of each post.

Claire Wolfe

Monday links

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

And what the heck, why not throw in a dog?

(Also H/T JB)

5 Responses to “Monday links”

  1. Water Lily Says:

    I’ve made a similar drink myself for digestion issues. Some health food stores sell similar commercially bottled concoctions of ginger, honey and apple cider vinegar. Very healthy stuff. Traditionally used for digestion issues, respiratory issues, and all-around immune-boosting.

    Love the video. ;-)

  2. Kent McManigal Says:

    The penny and nickel report turns out to be a “joke”.

  3. Claire Says:

    Ah. Thank you, Kent. I should have checked that out better. I’ll add a note to the post.

  4. jed Says:

    I’ll have to give that ginger drink a try. I’m a fan of ginger ale. Canada Dry forever, but lately, Hansen’s.

    Phasing out pennies would be a good idea. Canada is. I recall someplace else did already, I think — round to the nearest 5 cents.

  5. Kyle MacLachlan Says:

    The Switchel mentioned is what I call “Colonial Gatorade”. I make it quite frequently during the summer and it is very refreshing.
    Comparing it to Gatorade (or any other of those so-called sports drinks, which are loaded with sugar) is not for its taste (which takes a bit of getting used to) nor for the appearance (if molasses is used as sweetener, as in the original recipes, it looks kinda like brown water) but rather for its function: It rehydrates (water) and replenishes the electrolytes lost while sweating (vinegar); you could add a dash of salt to increase the latter, although I doubt it would help the taste any ;-).
    Best kept cool in a fridge or a stoneware jug right where you work so can take a swig frequently.

Copyright © 1998 - Present by Backwoods Home Magazine. All Rights Reserved.