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Canning, freezing and dehydrating

Food preservation techniques and recipes to help preserve seasonal produce and cut your grocery budget.

Why Your Small Batch Jam Might Be Runny and How to Fix it

I am really starting to appreciate small batch jam making. We are just too busy lately for me to be able to devote an entire day to jam making and canning, and honestly, while it is nice to have a large supply of jams and jellies on hand I really don’t need 10 jars of …

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The Popular Ball® freshTECH Electric Water Bath Canner + Multicooker is on Flash Sale!

The Ball® freshTECH Electric Water Bath Canner + Multicooker  is no longer on flash sale, I hope you were able to get one if this sort of canner would be useful for you, both my best friend and I grabbed one and we will both be receiving it early this week. Because so many of my readers …

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3 Super Easy Ways to Freeze Fresh Strawberries

So, I was told that this is the last weekend for strawberries. I hate when the strawberry season ends, but we have taken full advantage of the season, we have made preserves and eaten a ton fresh, but I still need to get some in the freezer. I whole-heartedly believe strawberries are best enjoyed just as they are: …

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