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The 10 Commandments to Cooking With a Cast Iron Skillet

The 10 Commandments to Cooking With a Cast Iron Skillet

  We never realized the cast iron skillet had become the victim of hate speech. As a child, we recall our mother bringing out her own. She swore by it and treated it with loving hands. And perhaps that was the difference. She knew what she was doing with the skillet, making it practically an

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If a Person is Thinking About Becoming a Homesteader, Then They MUST First Know These 3 Things. Don’t Do Anything Until Reading This List!

Deciding to live an off-grid life as a homesteader is a big change. It can be exciting and a memorable experience. It takes commitment, effort and so much more. When you’re thinking about changing your entire life, you have to put a few things into consideration. The following tips will give you three very important

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(Video) This Earthbag Home Time Lapse is Incredible. Now I Want to Build and Live in One ASAP!

Have you ever heard of an Earthbag home? It might seem like it’s a pretty complex style of shelter but it’s really not. It’s pretty self-explanatory. It’s a small home constructed out of bags packed with sand and dirt. This neat video shows you just how one couple built their own earthbag home. You’ll see