The weather is getting warmer and that means more outdoor family activities, cookouts, and watching your favorite sports. Making this delicious beer mustard goes great with brats hot off the grill, a dip for a yummy soft pretzel or crispy chicken tenders. And as this is a water bath canning recipe, you can have this […]
One of the most talked about homestead skills is food preservation. Preserving your own food can help you to eat local and organic for cheaper and allow you to be more self reliant. Learn the basics of water bath canning and put up some homemade applesauce with this simple recipe.
It wasn’t until 2013 that I really got into canning. My mother is a canning guru and I enjoyed the benefits of her knowledge and skills. I’d send off a basket full of dirty raw carrots and receive back perfectly canned carrots. Although I saw no real problem with this arrangement, I did think it […]
The Water Bath Canner is probably one of the simplest prepping kitchen tools tools to use, Follow along while I water bath some fresh tomatoes from the garden…
What do you really need to get started with canning? Find out what supplies are necessary for both water bath and pressure canning with this simple checklist.
You’ve just come in from the garden and your baskets runneth over with home grown goodness. You may have giggled with delight as you put all the food on the counter or table, snap a few pictures and share with your friends and then…it hits you that the work has only just started. You have […]