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4 Easy Recipes Canning Cherries

Enjoy 4 of my delicious recipes for canning both tart and sweet cherries I am very blessed to be the Canbassador for Northwest Cherry Growers in Washington. For three years now I have created exciting…



Stinging Nettle

Stinging Nettle, plant of many uses. For many wild food and medicinal foragers alike, Stinging Nettle really has no equal and is one of the many native super foods. Despite this nettle is most famed…


Hoe Cakes

Don’t Be Confused About This Simple Quick Bread “Hoe Cakes” We’re back at George Washington’s Mount Vernon! Once again, we’re joined by Deb Colburn and today she has a recipe for “Hoe Cakes”. A delicious…





Growing Tobacco In Early America

Growing Tobacco In Early America Published on Apr 13, 2017 Today Justin Filipowski from George Washington’s Mount Vernon sits down with Jon to talk about the tobacco trade in early America. Mount Vernon Website ▶…


Early American Dairy

Early American Dairy Published on Apr 10, 2017 Today Hannah Zimmerman from Historic Locust Grove sits down with Jon to discuss the history of early American dairy, as well as demonstrating the process of making…