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HD 201 – The Smoker DIY

A quick and easy way to make a smoker on the fly. Indoctrinex drills, whittles and organizes wood-chips, a garbage can and a hotplate….Spice is rubbed into legs of turkey and lamb-the smoker gets busy as hungry fans observe.

By the way, for everyone watching this. Since this video various issues with this method have been pointed out. One of these being that we should have given the can a good wash at the very least before using it! Uggh.

I have also discovered another even cooler method for making a smoker which can be found on my favorite DIY site instructables.com.

How to make a smoker from flowerpots! Cute and easy. I haven’t tried it yet, but if I do, I’ll let you know how it goes. Thanks to Humphrey King for this one!


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Medical Marijuana Infused Oil

Medical Marijuana Infused Oil

There are a variety of methods for making this oil and various lengths of time suggested for the infusion process. My favourite is using a crock pot on low for around 24 hours. Many people only infuse the oil for 40 minutes to 3 hours and are happy with the results, but I like the longer process for ...

HD 106.1 – Cream Cheese and Whey

HD 106.1 – Cream Cheese and Whey

Quick and easy method of making cream cheese and whey from homemade raw goat's milk yogurt. Delicious and nutritious, full of enzymes and cultures to provide healthy flora your intestines! ...

HD 106 – Homemade Yogurt

HD 106 – Homemade Yogurt

Demonstrating how easy it is to make healthy, live-cultured yogurt from fresh raw goat's milk. This slow heat method ensures as many enzymes as possible will be available for digestive health. Also shows three methods of incubation. The towel method has the best track record, and the cooler ...

HD 105 – Maple Syrup

HD 105 – Maple Syrup

Step back in time and experience the sweet goodness of maple syrup. In this old-fashioned sugar house, sap collected from surrounding maple trees is reduced to rich syrup in an wood-fired evaporator. Location: Muthig Farm, Parksville, New York. Maple syrup is an excellent alternative to ca ...

Granny’s Helpful Hints

Granny’s Helpful Hints

Food Tips The water in which vegetables has been cooked and leftover vegetables should be used for making soups. (Vegetable vitamins and minerals are often water soluble, don't throw out the water). A quick way to cut raisins and other sticky foods is to use wet scissors. Dip the scissors in wa ...

How to Make Yogurt

How to Make Yogurt

The most important concern with yogurt is to maintain a constant incubation temperature of about 110ºF (43ºC). This is the temperature that those friendly bacteria become the most active. There are several ways to do this depending on the season and where you live in the world. Simply use a ...