Step 1: Make a Peach Pie Thanks, Angie, for sending me your friend Tom’ mom’s crust recipe! Pie Crust 1 3/4 cup flour 1/2 cup shortening 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 cup (half a stick) butter or margarine 1 egg 1/2 tbsp vinegar 3 tbsp. water Combine flour and salt in a large bowl. Cut in the shortening and margarine by hand (with a pastry blender or using a fork and knife)...
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food-forthought: Make it these: When you consider the Twinkie as a product — which it truly is, in every sense of the term — it’s not that hard to fathom its link to the world economy. Twinkies’ ingredients are the products of a rural-industrial complex, made from a web of chemicals and raw materials produced by…
We were and remain right to uphold nature, wildlife and the rural landscape as...– Seeing cities as the environmental solution, not the problem, from the National Resources Defense Council Staff Blog. American environmentalists from Thoreau and John Muir onward have held country living as more desireable and superior to life in morally bankrupt towns and cities. The NRDC argues...