How to Cure Bacon

How to cure bacon When you buy a pig from a small producer, you pay a fee to make bacon. The bacon you get is delicious, but you can do better at home with these simple instructions. It is fun and you can play with the flavor. 1 Boneless Pork Belly (skinless)1 Ziploc...
Sourdough Bread (No-Knead Loaves)

Sourdough Bread (No-Knead Loaves)

I was pretty busy before I became a homesteader and tried to make sourdough from time to time. When my wife and I decided to take over our food situation, I committed myself to never eating the store bread again. So even though I now have less spare time (my boss is a...
Sourdough Starter, Step 1 of Sourdough Bread

Sourdough Starter, Step 1 of Sourdough Bread

Sourdough starter is a mystical thing. Most people think you have to go to your neighbor, friend or the internet to get a sourdough starter before you can make your own sourdough bread. This isn’t true. As a matter of fact, if you went to a sourdough company and...