Simple and Delicious Deer Jerky Recipe

Simple and Delicious Deer Jerky Recipe

Freshly made deer jerky. Yum.   It’s that time of year again! Every morning throughout hunting season I awake to distant gun shots echoing through the woods as hunters all around seek to fill their freezers for the year with fresh meat. I must admit,...
How To Freeze Strawberries

How To Freeze Strawberries

It’s strawberry season around here! Since I have plenty of strawberry jam still on my shelves, I decided to freeze the abundance of fruit for my kids to snack on throughout the hot summer months. Freezing strawberries couldn’t be easier. For those who have...
Root Cellaring Carrots in a Crawl Space

Root Cellaring Carrots in a Crawl Space

Prepping Carrots for Storage Before you store your carrots there are a couple of things you definitely want to do to keep them from going limp over time: Do not wash the carrots. Gently brush the dirt off of the roots before storage, and wait until you’re ready...
How and When To Harvest and Store Carrots

How and When To Harvest and Store Carrots

Our carrots did amazing this year. I don’t know if it was the soil, the timing, or what, but boy am I pleased! I did mix sand and wood ashes into the raised bed to make it super loose (I can stick my hand right down into it… unlike the clay soil originally...