After canning homemade pickles that turned out soft and no one would eat them, I vowed to find a better way to make homemade pickles. I rediscovered an old family recipe for refrigerator pickles. These pickles are so tasty and easy to make! Ours our sliced thin and after a few months there are still […]
Many garden edibles such as cucumbers, melons, peppers, squash and okra, need to be cross-pollinated, either by insects or wind. However, sometimes it is necessary to pollinate by hand, and this simple tutorial shows you exactly how to do it.
Fermentation helps to preserve food but also to enhance nutrients to boost your immune system. Half sour pickles can be made out of store bought winter cucumbers, and give them a boost in taste and nutrients.