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How to dehydrate eggs for use in the backcountry

Wondering how to include eggs in your next backcountry adventure without bringing fresh eggs (or a hen!) with you, or buying dehydrated eggs? If you’ve got a dehydrator, you can easily make your own. 438 more words

Backcountry Camping

cherry time redux

was asked about information on this cherry pitter – from amazon


If you look up Cherry Pitter you will find this listed under several different names, at several different price points.  108 more words


Mulberry Fruit Leather

Now that it’s in full fruit I play whack-a-mole with the mulberry tree almost daily. I love having mulberry jam in the pantry and making mulberry buckles and cobblers. 771 more words


Backyard Shiitake Mushroom Farming

Mushrooms! They are such fantastical life forms, evoking thoughts of fairies and fairy rings with deeply entrenched folklore. Or smurfs.

I will do you all a favour and avoid punny reference to “fun guys” but once you try your hand at growing them, you may find that they are quite the little charmers! 1,716 more words

Can we talk about Dehydrating?

Hi Everyone,

Can we talk about Dehydrating? For those that might not know what dehydrating is, let me explain. Dehydrating is the art of removing the moisture content out of food at a very low temperature. 749 more words

In The Kitchen

Kale Powder

Due to my abundant crop of kale, I’ve begun making kale-infused smoothies for breakfast.  I always wanted to get into smoothies, but the idea of hauling out the blender and all the cleanup that entailed wasn’t appealing to me.  743 more words

Gardening - Vegetables & Edibles