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Hello! I hope you had an awesome weekend! Today, I’m sharing a free summer canning list printable to help you keep track of everything you plan to preserve this summer. It’s slowly warming up here in Vermont and while many of us don’t even have seeds in the ground, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t start …

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My family has an addiction to cranberry sauce…especially homemade cranberry sauce. There’s no opening 1 can (or jar!) here! These people eat it right up and we always end up opening two…and yes, there is only 4 of us…which basically makes us pigs. However, by learning to make homemade cranberry sauce, you can reduce the …

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Mason jar storage for keeping produce fresh longer is a little kitchen hack I wish that I knew about years ago. If you are sick of wasting your money in the produce section than this trick is perfect for you. To think of the amount of money I have wasted over the years on produce …

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Dried Apple Slices are the perfect healthy treat for your kids! But, don’t waste your money on them at the store – make them at home for a fraction of the price instead! {UPDATED OLD POST!} My girls love dried apple slices! But because they are so expensive, I don’t often buy them from the …

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Love diced tomatoes with jalapeno peppers but hate the ridiculous cost of a 6 ounce can at the grocery store? Make your own Copycat Ro-Tel instead! It’s so easy and it tastes great! As you might have noticed from my earlier post, I’m on a tomato roll today. So, I figured, rather than wait, I’d …

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Looking for a new way to preserve your garden harvest? Try these amazing Bread and Butter Dill Pickles – your whole family will love them – it’s truly everyone’s favorite pickle in one jar! I’m on a pickling roll, my friends! I might’ve mentioned before that I really love pickles…in fact, I’ve probably mentioned it …

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Do you have a ton of squash from the garden that you don’t know what to do with? Make these delicious zucchini pickles and enjoy the harvest all year long! The summer harvest is starting to come in, you guys! So, you know that means it’s time to start canning all the yummy goodies to …

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Stop wasting your money on frozen potato products! Learn how to freeze potatoes at home and make your own french fries, hash browns and more for less than half the price! I grew potatoes! Holy cow, how awesome is that? I’ve never grown potatoes before. Well, that’s not entirely true…but the one time I tried …

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Preserve your apple harvest for winter with this delicious Cinnamon Vanilla Applesauce recipe! Isn’t this applesauce pretty?! As I mentioned when I shared my Sweet & Spicy Apple Jelly recipe, I’ve got a lot of apples to preserve! And since applesauce is one of our favorite treats around here, especially cinnamon flavored, I’m hoping to …

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Do you have tons of spinach from the garden? Don’t waste it – preserve it for winter instead! Learn how to dehydrate spinach at home with this simple, step-by-step tutorial… How to Dehydrate Spinach You’ll need the following items: Fresh spinach Food Dehydrator Blender Jar First, you’ll need to head out to the garden and …

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Mexican style stuffed sweet potatoes are a new family favorite in our house! We eat sweet potatoes fairly regularly but with kids it is in the typical forms you could imagine….fries, cubed potatoes or even whipped. But by roasting them and stuffing them you get to cut down on all that chopping and up the …

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It’s strawberry season and if you love strawberries then you have to try this recipe for homemade strawberry preserves! It’s quick, easy and only requires 3 ingredients! Happy Wednesday! I hope you’re doing well! Today, I’m sharing another old favorite…Homemade Strawberry Preserves. These super sweet preserves are perfect to spread on toast, pour over vanilla …

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