Jars of homemade preserves

2 times when canning is a bad idea

Canning is the practice of preserving food in jars or cans. Even when it’s ...

Final product of tangy dill relish

Homemade tangy dill relish

It’s harvest time.  We have been enjoying fresh cucumbers all season, but the time ...

Original homesteader children helping with harvest

8 easy steps to start living off your land, simply by canning your own food

Homesteading was a government initiative to grow populations in the early 1900s. The original ...

Two mason jars of dill pickles

Homemade dill pickles

Dill pickles are a staple in my house. Cucumbers are so inexpensive and easy ...

tomato harvest canning

How to turn your tomato harvest into food for the winter

Now that your tomato garden is ripe and ready for harvest, you have a ...