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Deviled Salmon Cakes

By Homesteading Mom / June 14, 2016

Last night, I was wanted salmon cakes for dinner. My husband isn’t really a fan of seafood. Thankfully, my husband even he enjoys these. Maybe it’s the chili powder (hence “deviled”), or maybe it’s the lovely flavor that develops from the cast iron pan. Either way, salmon cakes are fast, easy, and yummy.  Food Storage […]


Fluoride: One of Many Reasons I Use A Berkey Filter

By Homesteading Mom / May 27, 2014

I have no idea why we are still consuming this poison. In 2012, a Harvard study demonstrated that flouride consumption was associated with lower IQs in children. The study was a review of little-publicized studies from China, where fluoride naturally occurs in higher concentrations in the groundwater. Specifically, the study says, “The researchers conducted a […]


Why I Do Not Grow GMO

By Homesteading Mom / February 23, 2012

  This is the first part of several gardening-related posts. I tried several times to just sit down and write an article about choosing and preparing seeds, but I kept coming back to the problems with GMOs. So, let’s deal with the GMO issue first. What are GMO seeds? Today, there is a new kid […]


Paleo Lemonade

By Homesteading Mom / August 2, 2011

Hi everyone!  I’m back from our homestead up north where, unfortunately, we do not yet have Internet access. It was a lovely trip, great to get away, and we cleared some land. All day yesterday, I was been busy getting caught up in the garden and with chores around the house. We came back to […]