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Spent the day yesterday having a “soap making 101″ with my sister. Made two batches; one, a Castile (olive oil) soap and the other the Beef Tallow recipe I have made before. 449 more words

Self-flagellation: Heston Blementhal's Triple Cooked Chips

Sometimes the wheel does indeed benefit from a bit of re-invention. And in this case, when I say wheel, I mean potato. Very much the same way that chef Joel Robuchon is credited with having birthed… 1,070 more words

Self Flagellation

What in the World is Tallow?

Beef Tallow is something most people have never heard of. I know I hadn’t heard of it until I was well into my quest for nutrition. 1,256 more words

Random Thoughts

Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble

Make no bones about it, I am a bone broth convert. I first read about it on Sarah Wilson’s blog a while ago, and I was intrigued by the many health benefits bone broth has: it’s good for your gut, it’s great for your hair and skin, it builds up your immune system,etc etc etc.The long, … 215 more words

Good Eating

Tallow soap

In the interests of waste not want not and making the most of our lambs who were butchered last weekend I saved every scrap of fat that would have otherwise been wasted and have been busy rendering it down much to the disgust of my olfactory senses and those of my long-suffering husband. 1,166 more words

Eco Journey

Eating Saturated Fat Doesn’t Make You Fat

I read on the internet that butter and other saturated fats have recently been found ‘not guilty’ of causing any of the crimes they have been accused of in the past!  1,313 more words


An Illustration in the Narrow Vision of the American Consumer

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McDonald’s to Settle Suit on Beef Tallow in French Fries

For Hindu’s and Vegetarians, Surprise in McDonald’s Fries

You may remember back in 2001 and 2002 a little problem McDonald’s ran into with their Hindu American customers, which led to major issues for the chain in India.   657 more words