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  1. The way our butcher does 'soup bones' involves a...

    The way our butcher does 'soup bones' involves a bit of meat, usually cross-sections of the 'arm' and 'leg' bones. I roast them first, then simmer 24 hours or so, tehn pull out the bits and simmer to...
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    I have had migraines since I was 12, and learned...

    I have had migraines since I was 12, and learned a lot of pain management bio-feedback type of techniques. That came in very handy for my latest tattoo which took about 2 hours to do.

    My first...
  3. Why does the term 'bone broth' make me want to slap someone?

    When I first started reading about paleo/primal, I thought bone broth must be some magical elixir. When I realized it was just bird/pig/cow/fish stock, I was like wtf is wrong with these people...
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  4. Thread: Bacon Grease?

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    We raise our own pigs, so bacon is a precious...

    We raise our own pigs, so bacon is a precious treat (since pigs only come with 2 belly sides). We save all the grease to use when the bacon is all eaten for the year. I love looking in the fridge and...
  5. I've had an Excalibur for years, the one with 9...

    I've had an Excalibur for years, the one with 9 trays and a timer. I love it!
    No problems ever, and it can handle a ton of stuff at a time and dries pretty evenly. I still prefer to move trays...
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    We have live kefir going since last summer. Got...

    We have live kefir going since last summer. Got the grains from someone on craigslist who had the grains going from someone from 'the old country'.
    I've read that many storebought kefir strains...
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    Exactly. People know this and still eat this meat...

    Exactly. People know this and still eat this meat and support this factory system. Don't be one of them.
  8. Thread: Meat crisis!

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    We just invested some of our tax return on local...

    We just invested some of our tax return on local pastured beef. It's sweetened with spent brewery grains from a local brewer, and the test steaks and ground that we tried were good. We are paying...
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    You just keep reusing the grains from the kefir...

    You just keep reusing the grains from the kefir to culture fresh milk. The grains end up being weird gooey blobby clumps that separate from the cultured milk. So once you drain the cultured milk from...
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    We got a kefir starter from a local person on...

    We got a kefir starter from a local person on craigslist who had hers going for a while. I think we got it about a year ago and have been making our own ever since.

    My routine is to add milk to...
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    I can't read this and not share my fave pop...

    I can't read this and not share my fave pop culture annoying video :p DJ Steve Porter featuring Vince Offer - "Slap Chop Rap" - YouTube
  12. Article: Have We Been Miscounting Calories?

    I wish this had a little more 'meat' to it ;)

    Have We Been Miscounting Calories? - ScienceNOW
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    It helps with nausea, pain, and relaxing ;)

    It helps with nausea, pain, and relaxing ;)
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    Sounds like stress.... My migraines really...

    Sounds like stress....

    My migraines really dropped after going primal.

    Do you live in a medical MJ state? That can be very helpful with all aspects of migraines.
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    Some days I eat only 3, some days 6. I would say...

    Some days I eat only 3, some days 6. I would say and average of 2 dz per week.

    We grow our own and always have an ample supply, plus they are a nice portable protein source for work snacks. When...
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    I've gotten monthly (or more) migraines since i...

    I've gotten monthly (or more) migraines since i was 12 that are often what I would call an 8 or 9 on the usual hospital pain scale. Dealing with them over the years has really taught me some pain...
  17. I'm 46 and after trying various degrees of primal...

    I'm 46 and after trying various degrees of primal for almost a year, find that sucking down buttered coffee and adding coconut oil to everything just doesn't help. The basics of primal are a good...
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    I get the white fingers thing sometimes. It...

    I get the white fingers thing sometimes. It started after I had near frostbite on St. Helens one year. Now if I'm too chilled and sedentary parts of my fingers lose circulation and turn white....
  19. We don't use yogurt now that we have a kefir...

    We don't use yogurt now that we have a kefir culture going, but I just don't like kefir on potatoes. Luckily our local dairy makes their own sour cream. Depending on the time of year and what the...
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    I'm very meh about Daniel Craig, but oddly enough...

    I'm very meh about Daniel Craig, but oddly enough still enjoyed Skyfall.

    Another old fave is the original 1963 version of The Haunting. I could never watch that movie home alone.

    For pure sappy...
  21. Self-domestication - Wikipedia, the free...

    Self-domestication - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia :p

    Domesticated animals usually have lower aggression, smaller brains, etc. etc. There is a lot of interesting reading on the topic all over...
  22. LOL me too. I thought civilization existed...

    LOL me too.
    I thought civilization existed because men wanted a more efficient 'resource' control system. (Resource = women & food.)
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    I liked the experience of raising our own beef,...

    I liked the experience of raising our own beef, but not only is our place too small to do it right, those 2 steers were so naughty I couldn't wait for the knacker to come by the time they were...
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    Thanks Joanie! Sometimes there is so much...

    Thanks Joanie!

    Sometimes there is so much interwebs going on I need to take a break. But I really enjoy hanging out with people on this path, so here I am.

    Starting my day with coffee, cream,...
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    We had Delawares for a while. They were decent...

    We had Delawares for a while. They were decent layers, but I don't really like white birds so we moved them along.

    One nice thing about experimenting with chickens is that we always have lots of...
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