Monthly Archives: February 2014

We’re looking at frozen water lines as preparedness practice

Hey, we talk about preparedness day and night it seems, but how prepared ARE we? Water is always one of the biggest deals. Luckily,...

They’re calling it the “Arctic Vortex” we call it a pain

Yep, at the risk of sounding same old same old, we got another 14 inches of snow with 40 mph wind. Now the temp's...

Q and A: canning ham and dehydrated tomatoes for spaghetti sauce

Canning ham I recently got a deal on canned ham; can I re-can this into glass jars? If so, how? Also, have you ever made...

Q and A: cooking on a wood burner and butchering older...

Cooking on a wood burner I always thought I'd be able to cook on my wood burner, but I decided to give it a try...

Despite our latest snowstorm, my first peppers are up

Yep, ANOTHER snowstorm! The weather radio, which we live by, is calling for a major winter storm with up to 14 inches of blowing,...