Have you ever wondered how to do water bath canning but were too intimidated? This post will take you through the basics step by step and even includes an easy recipe for strawberry jam!
As a busy mother of four I do not have time to make kombucha! It’s time consuming, and each batch takes FOREVER to be ready! But kombucha is so good for you and yummy! I want my family to have it! So what’s a busy mom to do?! Why, make kombucha using the continuous brew […]
How to Make Celery Powder at Home – a great way to preserve and stretch your garden harvest. Celery powder is one of those spice cabinet staples in my house. I love the flavor it adds to soup, stew, chili and even dusting beef, pork, chicken and fish. Not to mention it is great in […]
There’s something that nobody tells you, when you start to can, it’s kind of addicting. There is just something very satisfying about putting all that hard work into making delicious food, putting it into jars, processing it and then hearing the ping, ping, ping of lids, letting you know that all your hard work has […]
When I was first given my Kombucha culture, I panicked more than I did the first time they handed me my son. “It’s ok, just feed it!” they said, as though this slimy thing was the easiest thing in the world to look after. Turns out, it’s actually not as bad as I thought!
My dad used to make grape juice when I was a kid and I loved it. I grew up in Northwest PA, where grapes grow quite well thanks to the climate the Great Lakes create. So, when I moved into my house in July I was quite excited to see that there were multiple Concord […]