Category Archives: Nourishing Principles

gravlox (cured salmon)

Many months ago, I’d seen a recipe for gravlox, or cured salmon, on a blog somewhere, and have kept the idea in the back of my mind ever since.  I’m fortunate enough to live near the Copper River during the … Continue reading

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saint patrick’s day, part 1: corned caribou

It’s been a bit of a sad day.  No, not because Saint Patrick’s day was already a week ago and I’m just gettin’ around to posting about it.  No, this sadness started last night, when my camera stopped working.  We … Continue reading

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making butter & ghee

One of the first things that I did after moving to Fairbanks was to look into the possibility of getting raw milk.  Of course, since it’s illegal to sell raw milk in most states, including Alaska, I wasn’t exactly sure … Continue reading

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sourdough wheat crackers

Back around Christmas time, Joe & I tried out a cracker recipe.  We both concluded, these are really good.  And really simple.  Why don’t we make crackers more often?  So I became more interested in making crackers, and did a … Continue reading

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raspberry jam

Last night, Joe and I had a long-awaited “jam session”.  In fact, we were “jamming” for quite a while!  And yes, we had fun with our witty wordplay…   🙂 This year has been an awesome year for raspberries; they … Continue reading

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alaskan birch syrup, and a bit on sweeteners.

As Joe and I were getting ready to enjoy some sweet potato pancakes on his birthday, he looked at me like he was waiting for something.  “So for putting on top the pancakes, I have some maple syrup, and some … Continue reading

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somethin’ simple: steaming greens

A couple weeks ago, Joe paused from washing collard greens and pondered out loud, “I wonder how many times we’ve steamed greens.”  “Well,” I laughed, “I’d say it happens at least four times every week…. So how many weeks have … Continue reading

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