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Pink Tattler Reusable Canning Lids To Support Breast Cancer Patients

September 30, 2013 – 11:16 am

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here’s what you can do to help women in need…

How To Can Raspberries Whole

August 30, 2013 – 8:37 am

Canning whole raspberries is a great alternative to making raspberry jam because you can use them just as you would fresh berries.

How To Freeze Shredded Zucchini For Quick Breads

July 8, 2013 – 7:24 pm

Here’s a great way to preserve fresh zucchini to make delicious quick breads at your convenience.

How To Freeze Cabbage

June 20, 2013 – 2:22 pm

Here’s an easy way to preserve a fresh head of cabbage by freezing it to use year round!

Canning Tomato Juice

December 30, 2012 – 10:24 pm
canning tomato juice recipe

Home canned tomato juice is SO much better than store-bought versions. Check out this step-by-step tutorial to see exactly how easy it is to do yourself!

How To Freeze Apples and Pears

December 6, 2012 – 7:17 am
how to freeze pears

Here’s how to keep sliced apples and pears from turning brown before placing them in the freezer.

How To Get Rid of Weevils In The House

October 30, 2012 – 8:50 am
how to get rid of weevils

When crunching noises are coming from your closet, you know that’s a BAAAAAD sign.

How To Dry Purslane and Turn It To A Powder

October 18, 2012 – 6:33 am
how to dry purslane

Learn how to use this super food as a nutritional and delicious replacement for cornstarch!

Free Muscadines & A Muscadine Jelly Recipe

October 15, 2012 – 7:09 pm
muscadine jelly recipe

When I found a local source for free muscadines, I was all over it. Here’s what I’ve been making with these delicious grapes over the past few days…

Pear Sauce Canning Recipe

September 18, 2012 – 7:22 pm

Once you try pear sauce, you might never go back to plain ol’ applesauce again!

How To Can Pears (Halved or Sliced)- Raw Pack Method

September 18, 2012 – 8:00 am
how to can pears

Here’s a step-by-step tutorial for a no-cook recipe for canning pears either halved or sliced.

A Sweet Pickle Relish Recipe For Canning Up Those Garden Leftovers

August 9, 2012 – 4:49 pm

Here’s a great recipe for a sweet pickle relish that uses cucumbers, carrots, peppers, and onions. It’s pretty to look at and tastes of perfection!

How To Freeze Tomatoes

July 26, 2012 – 5:37 am

Here’s a great way to keep your tomatoes until you have enough to can!

Dilly Beans Canning Recipe (Plus… What’s A ‘Head’ of Dill?)

July 6, 2012 – 5:30 pm

Here’s another great way to preserve green beans… pickle them!

Our Harvest & A Recipe For Canning Green Beans

July 2, 2012 – 6:23 am

My garden has FINALLY produced enough green beans that I won’t have to buy any to can this year! Yay!! I even have enough to play with. Anyone have any favorite green bean recipes to share?! Here’s one you might like to try…

Baby Food Recipes and Canning Ideas

March 20, 2012 – 7:25 am

Having home canned goods to make baby food from is incredibly satisfying. Not only do you have the assurance of knowing exactly what you are feeding baby, canning your own food saves a lot of money as well!