Did you know the history of home canning is really a war story? Or actually, a many-wars story. Napolean’s war, the Crimean war, the American Civil war and the Franco-Prussian war, all helped develop the art and science of canning. An army marches on it’s stomach and canned tins full of food helped these armies […]
This ranch style salsa is a perfect recipe for using a glut of garden tomatoes, easy to heat up to your taste, and shares 2 ways to roast the veggies!
Home canning has made a comeback and if you do a lot of it, chances are you’ll run into the situation at least once, where you question the edibility of something you’ve just pulled out of the pantry. Whether it’s because it didn’t seal correctly to begin with, or that it came unsealed while in storage, if you know […]
Canning homemade tea as a concentrate makes whipping out a pitcher of tea for a last minute get-together super easy. Just add water and go! Learn how to do it safely with this tutorial!
Canning your freshly grown produce is a very cost effective way to preserve the harvest and feed your family wholesome home grown food year round. You just need a few, inexpensive canning supplies to get you started. Don’t be intimidated by the canning process. In many cases, it’s really just a matter of boiling your […]
Just how long are your home canned foods good for? Are they safe to eat after a year’s time? How can you tell if home canned food is safe to eat? Those answers and more, here.