Showing posts from October, 2019

First Steps with the Pin Loom

Well ... the wood was VERY hard - the next loom will be built with a softer loom - for test purposes I used fairly thin wool.

Sausages with an Indian Flair - Würstchen indisch angehaucht

Well, I am writing down this recipe, so that I am able to make it again :-) These days I am testing some new recipes since I am changing my diet to lower amounts of carbohydrates. Actually I wanted to make this with meat, but since sausages were on offer ... 
Ingredients (8 servings):

1 kg of sausages (cut in pieces)
1 butternut squash (cut in small pieces) - any other squash will do fine as well
1 kg onions (cut in half rings)
100 g butter
1 apple (cut in small pieces)
1 tsp. ginger (powder)
1 tsp. cumin (powder)
1 tsp. coriander (powder)
1 tsp. tumeric (powder)
3 tbsp. paprika (powder)
1 tsp. lemon juice
1/2 tsp. chili (powder or flakes)


Add all the spices in a bowl and add some water (that helps to distribute them evenly)
Fry the onions in butter for a couple of minutes.
Add the apple pieces and go ahead stirfying until the onions get some brownish parts.
Add the squash and stirfry some minutes.
Add the sausages and stirfry some minutes.
Add the mixture of spices a…

It is NOT Their FAULT! - Es ist nicht ihre Schuld!

Danny from Deep South Homestead on homesteading and life in general as a homesteader. And he is right, truly right. (Click on read more to watch the video).

Not enough time to get everything done

Hi all, I am sorry for not being here frequently enough to keep things going. I will try to keep posts coming again. I hope it will work out fine. LIke you can see from the picture, also my garden needs more work ... at least I have the kale growing and I can still harvest swiss chard, some small pumpkins, magenta spreen, amaranth, some tomatoes, carrots ... all bit by bit.
Maybe I should just get photos going, even just adding some hashtags and without text ... hmmm ...

Quote by Nicola Tesla on the Secrets of the Universe

If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration. (Nicola Tesla)