Bison Steak: Eating In The Stone Age Didn’t Always Suck

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Weren’t Cavemen Cold and Hungry? Probably, sometimes.   But the more I invite Stone Age simplicity into my life, the more I realize that there are two sides to this equation.  For all the cold and hungry caveman moments, there were also happy and well-fed moments.  Those happy moments just don’t get the same press. […]

Food Storage: Coming Out Of The Closet – Follow Up

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Pumpkins In The Closet? Really? Yup.  I got this bright idea last July to store my pumpkin harvest in my bedroom closet.   Needing a place to store my squashes and root vegetables and finding the environment in the bottom of my closet both cool and stable, I tucked thirty pounds of pumpkins next to […]

Pasture-Raised Vs. Feed Lot Beef Test: Can You Beat This Meat? Part 2 of 2

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Where Did We Leave Off? In yesterday’s episode, we took two slabs of beef, one from a pasture-raised animal and one from a feed lot animal, and were going to cook them side by side to see if the total experience of consuming pasture-raised beef was worth the extra time and expense compared to the conventional, feed lot beef . […]

Pasture-Raised Vs. Feed Lot Beef Test: Can You Beat This Meat? Part 1 of 2

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What are We Trying To Prove? Ok folks, its time to put my money where my mouth is.  I talk sustainability talk, but can I walk the walk?  Or rather shuck the bucks, dump the dimes, or sling the cha-ching?  The answer is yes, and the deed has been done.  I went down to the […]

Trifecta! A Little Bit of Everything

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I had a great day today.  I rolled all over this county collecting feed, receiving advice, and getting weird new plants for the garden.  Today had a little bit of everything, and I’m calling in a Trifecta.  Here’s the scoop: DestinationA: Nopalito Nursery.  As you well know, it’s my favorite plant spot on the planet.  Not only […]