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Old-Fashioned Cooking: Meatloaf

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In this modern-day-take-it-out-of-the-freezer-and shove-it-in-the-microwave world, we often lose sight of what real food tastes like. Not too surprising, when you look at the ingredient lists on most prepared foods. Many so-called foods have more chemicals than food ingredients. I figure … Continue reading

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IANS ā€“ Vegetable Oils

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It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so. ~ Mark Twain When George Gershwin composed the song It Ain’t Necessarily So, he was onto something. Iā€™d love … Continue reading

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Rendering Tallow

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One of my winter tasks is rendering tallow from beef or lard from pigs. When we butcher, I get all the scraps, bones and fat in several big boxes. I sort out bones for the dogs and chickens (who will … Continue reading

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