Abigail R. Gehring is the editor of Back to Basics, Homesteading,
and Self-Sufficiency, and author of Odd Jobs and Dangerous
Jobs. She’s practiced living self-sufficiently since her childhood in
Vermont, being home-schooled, home-canning jams and jellies,
and enjoying natural crafts. She lives in New York City and Windham,
Timothy W. Lawrence has been creating and perfecting recipes for as long as he can remember. A filmmaker by trade, he is also a food photographer and the author of Petite Eats: Appetizers, Tasters, Miniature Desserts, and More. He lives in Windham, Vermont.