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!
I’ve learned an awful lot about canning over the last few years! From falsely sealed lids to broken jars, I’ve definitely had my share of bumps in the road. Thankfully, no one has ever gotten sick from any of my mistakes. I chalk that up to being a stickler for doing things right and not […]
Canning is something most newbies want to do but are intimidated by the thought of actually doing it. Their imaginations go into overdrive and they worry about things breaking, blowing up, or any number of other calamities happening. There’s a learning curve that can turn some people away, thinking it’s too complicated for them. The […]
Looking for a new way to preserve all those cherry tomatoes from your garden? Try out this quick, easy and delicious recipe for homemade sauce that uses cherry tomatoes and heirloom tomatoes for a thick, fresh sauce that can be used in chilies, on pizzas or dressed up for pasta!
Stop buying store bought ice cream toppings filled with artificial flavors and preservatives and make this decadent topping instead. Easy to make and will last a long time when you properly water bath can this recipe. It is a family favorite on top of vanilla ice cream and vanilla cheesecake slices for dessert.
If you are lucky enough to grow your own or find whole pineapples on sale like we did, then go ahead and make this delicious pineapple jam. This recipe is great and perfectly made safe for water bath canning so you can enjoy it all year long. Although, it may not last until your next […]