Category Archive: Sustainable Living

Mar 22

You Can Cook A Whole Turkey In A Sun Oven? Yes You Can!

You Can Cook A Whole Turkey In A Sun Oven? Yes You Can! Recently I had the good fortune to have Paul Munsen with Sun Ovens International give a Sun Oven lesson for all of you and I must admit I learned a bunch. I am kind of embarrassed to say I had my sun oven for …

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Feb 29

Sun Oven – Free Essentials Cooking Class Coming Soon!

Sun Oven – Essentials Cooking Class Coming Soon! Woohoo!  I get to hang out with all of you and offer a free sun oven essentials cooking class …..I can’t wait!  Go grab your calendar and write this date down!   March 16th!   I am so excited to share about this upcoming Sun Oven essentials cooking class …

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Jun 02

The Suburban Off-Grid Cooking Series No. 7 – Chicken Surprise In Our All American Sun Oven

Chicken Surprise This dinner was born out of a need for speed and us having very little time to spend on it but that is the really amazing thing about the All American Sun Oven we were working in the yard and the Sun Oven did all the work for us! I named this Chicken …

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Mar 22

When Life Gives You Lemon Peels Dehydrate Them!

When Life Gives You Lemon Peels Dehydrate Them! Most of us don’t just sit around and think “What can we do with lemon peels?” but that’s exactly a conversation we had not too long ago. Recently the Viking and I were the recipient of some wonderful organic myer lemons from my good friend Angie at …

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Mar 15

Kickin’ It Up Old School – Vintage Treadle Sewing Machines

Kickin’ It Up Old School – Vintage Treadle Sewing Machines I hope you all are having a wonderful Sunday! I don’t know about you but I love the look of vintage and or antique treadle sewing machines I love the concept of them the fact that you need no electricity to run them and truth …

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Feb 08

Book Review & E-book Giveaway – Off The Shelf-Homemade Alternatives to the Condiments, Toppings, and Snacks You Love

E-book Giveaway – Off The Shelf Homemade Alternatives to the Condiments, Toppings, and Snacks You Love”   This week not only do I have the opportunity to interview Kris at Attainable Sustainable on my radio show Lil’Suburban Homestead with Karen Lynn this coming Tuesday night at 9pm Eastern but I also was afforded an opportunity …

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Jan 04

The Suburban Off-Grid Cooking Series No. 5 – DIY Rocket Stove – Homemade Applesauce

DIY Rocket Stove – Homemade Applesauce Hope ya’ll are all having a wonderful Sunday! I am so excited to share with you No. 5 in our Suburban Off-Grid Cooking Series where we use our DIY Rocket Stove to make homemade applesauce. We are using our rocket stove to make homemade applesauce but this post is …

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Dec 28

The Suburban Off-Grid Cooking Series No. 4 – Gluten-Free Banana Oat Bread Made In Our All American Sun Oven

Gluten-Free Banana Oat Bread   Wow this holiday season has flown by so fast and I can’t believe New Years Eve is right around the corner!  I am so looking forward to sharing our recipe for gluten-free banana bread it turned out so delicious!    It was dense and chewy and well everything I wanted …

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Oct 30

15 Potato Growing Tips

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Potatoes are a passion of mine so I thought I would share with all of you my top favorite 15 potato growing tips from my Hometalk board! Especially eating potatoes and the  best way to provide yourself and your family an abundance of delicious potatoes is to grown your own!   Surprisingly you can grown …

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Oct 13

The Suburban Off Grid Cooking Series No. 1 – Preparing Our All American Sun Oven For Cooking!

Welcome to our new series!  The Suburban Off Grid Cooking Series! As part of this series we will be reviewing the All American Sun Oven over the next couple of weeks but I didn’t want to deliver a review to you at the end and tell you all about it.  I want you guys to join …

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