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vanilla rhubarb jam

Vanilla Rhubarb Jam

Vanilla Rhubarb Jam My rhubarb patch is in full production and we ran out of homemade jam over the winter. So, naturally, …

How To Freeze Sweet Peppers

Blanching & Freezing Sweet Peppers I didn’t grow any peppers this year. I miss having my own garden of late summer goodies. …

How to Make Cherry Jam

  You may also like my posts Planting Cherry Trees and Fruit Trees for Self Sufficiency. Homemade Cherry Jam Our friends at …

Homemade Applesauce

Making Homemade Applesauce

Homemade Applesauce I grew up eating homemade applesauce and really can’t remember trying the storebought stuff until I was an adult. It …

tomato paste

Homemade Tomato Paste

Make Your Own Tomato Paste The tomatoes are still ripening in my garden and I’ve been cooking and canning my own spaghetti …

Canning Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce My tomatoes finally started producing enough fruit to make a batch of sauce…woo hoo! Unfortunately the weather is cooling …

Dehydrating 20 Pounds of Ginger Gold Apples

Ginger Gold¬†Apples Last week I froze 20 pounds of organic peaches from my Azure Standard order. I also got 20 pounds of …

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Freezing 20 Pounds of Organic Peaches

Freezing Peaches This week I received my monthly order from my Azure Standard buying club*, including 20 pounds of organic peaches. There …