I am a big fan of making food in bulk and then freezing it for a later time. Whether it be sauces, dressings, cinnamon rolls, or nuggets, I like the warm cozy feeling that comes with knowing I have a freezer full of commonly used ingredients or prepared food for when I need it. One […]
Tips and tricks to freezing your strawberries so they don’t stick in one big clump when you take them out of the freezer. This makes it so much easier in the winter to remove just what you want for cooking and juicing.
Our garden green beans took home the gold this year! A month ago, we picked about 6 bushels and they are still holding strong, providing a continuous supply of fresh green beans. We decided to store our harvest in gallon size freezer bags and keep them in our basement’s deep freezer. If you are tired […]
We’ve seen so many beautiful bean harvests online from fellow homesteaders this year, but our garden unfortunately failed. It was burned up by the scorching Texas sun while we were distracted by an illness in the family and unable to give it the daily attention it needed. We are blessed to have family members with […]
Wondering what to do with all the cantaloupe? Can you dehydrate it? Bottle it? What’s the scoop on storage in the cold cellar? Find the answers to these questions, plus learn how to freeze it here.
The green bean harvest is rolling in! There are many ways to preserve green beans. Here’s how we freeze green beans for later (plus some harvest tips and a recipe!).