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10 Good Spots To Hide Your Food In A Crisis

For when SHTF, we all have our food storage. Without outside interference, some of us can survive on our supply for years. What happens, though, when our supply is threatened by an outside interruption? Hungry neighbors can try to force their way in to...

Top 10 Plants To Grow For Chicken Feed

You might want to consider supplementing your chicken feed with some great plants around your garden. Besides saving you money, these plants sampled here have a high nutritional value and they are good for your chicken. Having a flock of backyard chickens means fresh eggs,...

Pecan Applesauce Cake – DPN Recipe

Reasons Instant Pot cake baking rocks Baking an Instant Pot cake doesn’t heat up the house during hot summer months. College dorm cooking! Without easy access to an oven; college students don’t always get to indulge in homemade sweets. The Instant Pot becomes an...

Foraging and Using Chokecherry

I’ll admit the name “chokecherry” doesn’t exactly get your mouth watering. Anything with “choke” in the name sounds like trouble. The other common names bitter berry and bird cherry aren’t any more appetizing, but chokecherries are not only edible, but they’re also delicious. The...

List of Recipes (and Food) That Can Help With Your HBP

Did you know that high blood pressure is known as the “silent killer”? Pretty scary stuff! Many people suffer from high blood pressure (hypertension) and have no idea the that the condition is quietly damaging their bodies. When high blood pressure is not properly controlled...

72-45-24-3 – DPN Recipe

As in…. 72 pints of salsa; 45 pints tomato soup; 24 quarts spaghetti sauce; and 3 pints ketchup. Wow. Taya and the children have really put in the hours processing tomatoes this year! We planted about 75 paste-type plants; and 20-25 “eating” plants –...

Black Raspberry Wine – DPN Recipe

If you stumble across a patch of wild black raspberries in the summertime, you’re in for a real treat. They look like a cross between a raspberry and a blackberry, but they have a taste that’s all their own. They often ripen over a...