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Keep Ginger Root Fresh For Months

March 25, 2014 – 7:15 pm
ginger root

I’ve kept my store-bought ginger root fresh for months with this very simple method- no refrigeration necessary!

How To Can Pickled Onions

February 17, 2014 – 3:01 pm
canning pickled onions

I ended up with a large harvest of tiny onions, so I thought I’d experiment with preserving them by canning pickled onions. Here’s how they turned out…

Waxing Cheese

February 6, 2014 – 6:13 pm
waxed cheese

Waxed cheese can last for years without refrigeration. Here’s how my first waxing experiment went.

How To Can Raspberry Jelly

January 1, 2014 – 10:01 am
Seedless Raspberry Jelly Recipe

Here’s an easy way to make delicious, seedless raspberry jelly. This is by far my favorite jelly EVER!

Have You Joined My Canning Forum Yet?

December 10, 2013 – 6:35 am
canning forum

Here you will find the answers you’ve been seeking, encouragement and support, and even more recipes to try. Here you will find a community of friends and advocates.

Canning From The Freezer

November 18, 2013 – 7:21 pm

Freezing meat and produce to be canned at your own convenience is a great way to ease the burden of the summer harvest. Here’s what you can freeze for canning, and what doesn’t work so well…

Introducing: At Home Canning For Beginners & Beyond DVD

November 15, 2013 – 11:49 am
At Home Canning For Beginners and Beyond

It’s finally here! Order your copy today, and start learning how to preserve the harvest year round!

How To Can Beef Stew

October 24, 2013 – 2:00 am
beef stew canning recipe

Here’s a tasty way to fill your shelves with an easy heat-and-eat meal!

Pink Tattler Reusable Canning Lids To Support Breast Cancer Patients

September 30, 2013 – 11:16 am
Women’s Cancer Fund

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
How To Can Raspberries Whole

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
How To Freeze Shredded Zucchini from

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
freezing cabbage

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

How To Can 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!