Coq au Vin {rooster in wine}

Coq au Vin {rooster in wine} | Although they were still young, the first rooster we roasted was somewhat tough. For our second try, we decided to prepare the traditional French dish coq au vin. Here, the chicken is marinated, stewed, and allowed to sit in its own juices to tenderize the tough meat as well as develop flavor. It was worth the work... and the wait. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Although they were still young, the first rooster we roasted was somewhat tough. For our second try, we decided to prepare the traditional French dish coq au vin. Here, the chicken is marinated, stewed, and allowed to sit in its own juices to tenderize the tough meat as well as develop flavor. It was worth the work… and the wait. [by Jenny Cazzola]

Housing For Your Chickens

Housing for Your Chickens | If you've gone "coop shopping" or spent hours browsing chicken coops on Pinterest like I have, you know that chicken housing can be as simple as a reclaimed child’s playhouse or as elaborate as a small mobile home. It all depends on your goals and the time and resources you are willing to invest in the project. Here are the most important things we've learned about chicken coops over the years. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

If you’ve gone “coop shopping” or spent hours browsing chicken coops on Pinterest like I have, you know that chicken housing can be as simple as a reclaimed child’s playhouse or as elaborate as a small mobile home. It all depends on your goals and the time and resources you are willing to invest in the project. Here are the most important things we’ve learned about chicken coops over the years. [by Jenny Cazzola]

KYF #114: Is Your Bed Hurting You — Or Helping You Heal?

Is Your Bed Hurting You -- Or Helping You Heal? | I know a lot of you struggle to get a good night's sleep. You may be waking up in more pain than when you went to bed. So, you need to find the *right* sleep surface - non-toxic, supportive, comfortable and durable. Can a bed really help you heal - instead of hurt you as you sleep? Yes, and here's that bed... | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/114

I know a lot of you struggle to get a good night’s sleep. You may be waking up in more pain than when you went to bed. So, you need to find the *right* sleep surface – non-toxic, supportive, comfortable and durable. Can a bed really help you heal – instead of hurt you as you sleep? Yes, and here’s that bed… [by Wardee Harmon]

Real Food Fondue

Real Food Fondue | Fondue is commonly served as dessert, such as strawberries dipped in melted chocolate; but it is lots of fun to make an entire meal of fondue! It's so much fun to gather around a table and enjoy amazing finger food. Your hands and a skewer are all you need! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Fondue is commonly served as dessert, such as strawberries dipped in melted chocolate; but it is lots of fun to make an entire meal of fondue! It’s so much fun to gather around a table and enjoy amazing finger food. Your hands and a skewer are all you need! [by Lindsey Dietz]

{No-Rolling Required} Homemade Sourdough Tortillas

{no rolling} Homemade Sourdough Tortillas | "Why don't you just make tortillas like you make crepes? Wouldn't that be easier?" said my husband. YES! His insight blessed me. Why hadn't I thought of this sooner? A normally hour-long messy tortilla-creating endeavor is transformed into a clean, no-rolling required, 20-minute tortilla fiesta! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

“Why don’t you just make tortillas like you make crepes? Wouldn’t that be easier?” said my husband. YES! His insight blessed me. Why hadn’t I thought of this sooner? A normally hour-long messy tortilla-creating endeavor is transformed into a clean, no-rolling required, 20-minute tortilla fiesta! [by Tracey Vierra]

How to Get Picky Eaters to Pick Real Food

How to Get Picky Eaters to Pick Real Food | When we began changing the way we ate, our son was definitely not on board with the changes. I became determined to break the habit of fussy eating in my children, and I was most determined to stop enabling them to be picky. Now, BOTH of my children are excellent eaters. It is possible to get picky eaters to pick Real Food! Here's how. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

When we began changing the way we ate, our son was definitely not on board with the changes. I became determined to break the habit of fussy eating in my children, and I was most determined to stop enabling them to be picky. Now, BOTH of my children are excellent eaters. It is possible to get picky eaters to pick Real Food! Here’s how. [by Lindsey Dietz]

KYF #113: How I Lost More Than 30 Pounds In 1 Year {podcast}

How I Lost More Than 30 Pounds In 1 Year... with 100% Traditional Foods | Up until last May, I was working out regularly and watching my "carbs". Yet even though I'd been eating healthy for many years, I was still gaining a bit of weight each year. Then it all turned around. In the last year, I've lost more than 30 pounds. Here's how I did it... with 100% traditional foods. | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/113

Up until last May, I was working out regularly and watching my “carbs”. Yet even though I’d been eating healthy for many years, I was still gaining a bit of weight each year. Then it all turned around. In the last year, I’ve lost more than 30 pounds. Here’s how I did it… with 100% traditional foods. [by Wardee Harmon]