Episode 54: Five Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

Today, we talk now about some homemade holiday gift ideas that you can start now so that they are fantastic by December!  Also today, we have a coffee business update, and a special announcement!

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Tales from the prepper pantry

  • The fall garden provided a yellow squash! (Remember the risk I took?)
  • Pea shoots
  • Radishes
  • Tomatoes
  • Chicken of the woods
  • From a pantry perspective, we are still regrouping for winter storage.

What we are preserving this week

  • Apples if the opportunity arises
  • Transitioning from canning to drying
  • Venison could happen at any moment
  • Drying Oyster mushrooms

Stories from the Holler

  • 7,000 ways you can improperly install electrical fencing
  • Vocal performance with percussion
  • Ducks thought it was daylight last night and would not go to bed

Four Holiday Gift Ideas

1 liter vodka, everclear or other 100 proof clear liquor
2 vanilla beans (where to get them)
4 cups strongly brewed coffee – i mean really strong man
8 cups brown sugar

>Vanilla bean link: https://www.ebay.com/i/162611693812?chn=ps&dispItem=1

Homemade salve
Comfrey, mint
Coconut oil (where to get)
Crockpot for 5 days
Mix in beeswax (where to get)
Pour into small jelly jars and make pretty labels

Tea Mixes

Knitted or crocheted washcloths a la Mamma Sauce

Homemade Caramels

Holler Roast Coffee Update
We have a new brew!
Holiday gift packaging
New website launches tomorrow: HollerRoast.com

Patreon Link: patreon.com/livingfreeinTN

Make it a Great Week!

Song: Strange Child by Sauce