If you love raspberry jam and strawberry-rhubarb jam, you will love this twist on the classics!
The mulberry, with its tendency to spread and thrive, is often considered a weed. Urban or rural, mulberry trees can survive and multiply in places where nothing else will. In an urban setting, they are found most often along fences, in neglected lots or side yards and areas that don’t get mowed often. I’m here […]
Have you heard of the elderberry? The elderberry is an ancient berry tree/bush that has recently been brought back to the attention of the public eye due to its potential as a remedy for cold and flu. Elderberries are native to North America, and commonly grow in both the Northeast and Northwest (but not in […]
Berries are a great addition to the garden and homestead. Jostaberries are a cross between a black currant and gooseberry. With high nutritional value, multiple preserving options, and easy care and maintenance this berry should definitely have a place in your garden.
I am going to share with you today how quick and easy it is to freeze vegetables, berries and herbs…yes…even herbs! The freezer can be a powerful, overlooked method of preserving. Picked at peak ripeness, produce and herbs can be stashed away now, in your freezer, for use during those cold days of winter. I […]
Learn the best way for preserving the freshness and flavor of summer berries!