This is a fantastically unique slow cooker recipe for a great family dinner. Topping a slightly spicy pulled pork sandwich with a sweet and tangy apple butter and apple cider vinegar cole slaw makes the best meal you can share with your family and friends. I promise!
Canning is not the only method for preserving those giant backyard garden harvests every summer. We here at the homestead love to dehydrate fruits and vegetables as well. Dehydrated foods are perfect for backpacking and camping meals, having an easy backup food sources for when you have gone though all your canned goods, and also […]
Living in town limits causes us to have to pay for city water and its never cheap. Prices just go up and up. We have never wanted to pay for watering our large garden beds we have around the homestead so we have come up with our own system to collect free rain water. Everyone’s […]
Stop buying store bought ice cream toppings filled with artificial flavors and preservatives and make this decadent topping instead. Easy to make and will last a long time when you properly water bath can this recipe. It is a family favorite on top of vanilla ice cream and vanilla cheesecake slices for dessert.
If you are lucky enough to grow your own or find whole pineapples on sale like we did, then go ahead and make this delicious pineapple jam. This recipe is great and perfectly made safe for water bath canning so you can enjoy it all year long. Although, it may not last until your next […]
The weather is getting warmer and that means more outdoor family activities, cookouts, and watching your favorite sports. Making this delicious beer mustard goes great with brats hot off the grill, a dip for a yummy soft pretzel or crispy chicken tenders. And as this is a water bath canning recipe, you can have this […]