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Jul 09, 2019

Chileka Family Fluffy Scone Recipe

3 Cups white fine household flour 2 Cups brown household flour 5 teaspoons baking powder 1 cup sugar 500 ml milk 7 eggs flavouring agent Mix dry ingredients

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Sep 05, 2017

Easy Homemade Milk Replacer for Lambs

I have success with this very easy replacer. Have raised a dozen or more using this recipe. 1 & 1/3 cups of full cream milk powder Mix up to 1 litre with

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Jun 04, 2017

Stewart Farm

Well,I'd love to be able to say this tobacco was my own but I had the privilege of capturing the beauty of my friend's farm here in Jonesborough,Tennessee.

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Jun 04, 2017

Drinking the judges whiskey

I was a police officer back in the sixties, through 1995 and during my time in the Vice Squad. we would catch a whiskey car once in a while or raid

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May 02, 2016

Lamb scours

I fed my two day old baby lamb the artificial colostrum for 24 hours and then switched to a lamb milk replacement. I switched cold turkey (sorry I misread

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Jan 01, 2016

walker cat mint a must for honey

I have a few back yard hives in Yakima, Washington and I find my bees love the walker cat mint all day long. I planted yarrow as have seen it as a recommendation

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Nov 20, 2015

How to Make Moonshine: 21 Easy Steps using a Pressure Cooker Still

old moonshine still

How to make moonshine whiskey at home using a pressure cooker still with video instructions, recipes, including a peach moonshine recipe and videos from Popcorn Sutton.

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Oct 08, 2015

my first surviving lambs

I've tried to save lambs even when I didn't have any idea on how to take care of them, because sheep herders, that don't have any time for them, try and

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Sep 30, 2015

Homesteading in your 50s

My husband is 51 and I am 48. Healthy and well read in preparation for homesteading / farming. I would like to know your opinion of older folks changing

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Sep 30, 2015

Rhubarb Moonshine Sauce

Take 1-3lbs rhubarb and cut into small pieces, place into a 2 or 3 qt kettle. Put in 1 cup raisins or 2 cups blueberries ,1 cup sugar and 16ozs shine.

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Sep 30, 2015

Simple Lemon Cake

I grew up eating home cooked meals and desserts made from scratch. My mother always used her simple little cake recipe and flavored it with whatever we

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Aug 24, 2015

Amazing Lady!

What a lovely story you have told. I loved reading this and your other stories, and I really like the way you write - like it is. I'm sure you've been

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