Farmgirl School

"It is no bad thing to celebrate a simple life." -Tolkien

My goodness, I have been missing this all of my adult life.  A pressure cooker!  How come y’all didn’t tell me about this lovely contraption?  It literally takes half the time to make supper!  And for a homesteading mama, this is important. I love whole grains.  I am a huge advocate of the healing power, …

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Now’s the time for canning!  It is cold outdoors and the stove practically calls for the steam from a pressure cooker to ease the dry air.  Pity the tomatoes in the garden aren’t done….oh wait, the ground is covered in snow, no tomatoes.  There is plenty of canning to do, however, and as farmgirls we’d …

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