Tag: Raw Food

Raw Food

Raw foods are those kept under 115 degrees Fahrenheit.  These foods retain maximum nutrition for your optimized health.  Those recipes tagged with “Raw Food” here at Homestead Lady will be those for raw foods, those which can be processed at a raw foods setting, or those with raw food components.

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Foraging: Wild Free Food

Free food and herbs for your family are easily found year once you learn to forage for wild edibles. Here’s a long list of how-to’s for foraging! So, come along while I chat with experienced homesteaders, herbalists and foragers on how to gather the free food Mother Nature offers us in abundance.chickweed Continue reading “Foraging: Wild Free Food”

Beet Green Salad with Strawberry Dressing l Thin your garden into your salad bowl l Homestead Lady.com

Beet Green Salad with Strawberry Dressing

Beet Green Salad with Strawberry Dressing l Thin your garden into your salad bowl l Homestead Lady.comI’ve been thinning my beets lately, picking out the extra beet sprouts so that the ones left behind can grow big and fat. Our strawberries are going like gangbusters, too, so it was natural that the two harvests should end up blended together. I gathered my apron around my garden treasures and went into the kitchen to prepare a beet greens salad with strawberry dressing. Continue reading “Beet Green Salad with Strawberry Dressing”

How to Make Your Own Fruit Leather

Learning to make your own fruit leather is NOT difficult. If you have a blender and an oven (even a solar oven), you can do this kitchen DIY! Plus, you’ll never have to buy that packaged “fruit” roll up nonsense again! Continue reading “How to Make Your Own Fruit Leather”