All about preserving your own food. Learn how to can food, freeze food, dehydrate food, smoke fish and meats and a whole lot more. Step by step canning recipes…
Orange Cranberry Relish Preserving Recipe
This Cranberry Orange Relish takes only 4 ingredients and makes a delicious fresh relish for Thanksgiving dinner. Perfect as a side at Christmas dinner, or make extra and preserve or give as hostess gifts. Fresh cranberries, apple, orange and sugar are the ingredients in this easy homemade relish recipe.
15+ Winter Soup Recipes - Preserving Food
Delicious easy soup recipes perfect for winter. Healthy soup recipes to make in the crockpot, stove top and slow cooker. Easy to preserve soup by making large batches of these best soup recipes, then freeze extra soup in airtight containers.
Pumpkin Pie Spice - Preserving Food
Make this easy pumpkin pie spice to use in fall baking recipes. Three easy pumpkin spice recipes to use in soup recipes, baking muffins, pumpkin loaves, even add this pumpkin spice to coffee! Preserve extra pumpkin pie spice by storing in an airtight container to use all winter long.
Drying Chives - Preserving Fresh Chives
Best way to dry chives to use later! How to harvest chives, when to harvest chives for drying, plus several different ways to dry chives. Learn how easy it is to dry fresh chives! Dry herbs using these methods to store fresh chives to use all year long
How to Freeze Basil Leaves - Preserving Fresh Basil
How to preserve basil so it tastes fresh! Instead of drying basil, use this secret hack to store basil. Use all year round is soups and cooking recipes. #preserving #herbs #freezingfood
Long Term Storage for Potatoes - Preserving Food
When to dig potatoes and how to harvest potatoes. Tips to cure potatoes before storage. Where to keep potatoes so they last for months. What to do with cut potatoes. Lots of information about storing potatoes for eating year round
Pizza Dough Recipe - Bulk Dough Recipe for Freezing
This easy homemade pizza dough recipe makes 3 pizza crusts. Use one, then freeze two for preserving for later. Makes an easy dinner or lunch recipe. Just add pizza toppings you like and bake in oven. Sicilian pizza dough recipe will be a family favorite recipe!
Fermented Brussel Sprouts Recipe
How to ferment fresh brussel sprouts! Easy recipe to make pickled brussel sprouts. Cut each sprout in half, then add this brine recipe. Instructions for water bath canning included. Pickled brussels sprouts are delicious on condiment trays, in salads and even as creative cocktail garnishes for Bloody Mary or a Caesar!
How to Store Fresh Onions for Months
Store onions long term using these methods. Preserve onions for using in winter. How to harvest onions for curing. How to cure onions for storage. Tips for where to keep onions long term so onions last for months. Cold room storage, basement food storage, kitchen storage of onions.
Apple Butter Recipe - Slow Cooker Recipe
Easy Apple Butter recipe made in your slow cooker. Small batch apple butter recipe to make this fall season. Store in the fridge or freezer to enjoy all autumn. Delicious fall crockpot recipe.
How to Quickly Defrost a Freezer
How to clean ice and defrost your freezer fast. Use these tips and hacks to clean your upright freezer. Organize a chest freezer and clean out ice buildup in 30 minutes! Great tips for freezer maintenance and cleaning.
How to Freeze Fresh Citrus Juice
Pick fresh citrus, juice it, then freeze fresh juice in mason jars in the freezer. Tips to for safely storing frozen juice in jars to avoid breakage. Use citrus juice in cooking recipes, baking recipes, or making juice and lemonade. Works for grapefruits, lemons, limes, oranges and other types of citrus.
Freezing Leafy Green Vegetables
Learn how to freeze leafy green vegetables, like kale, swiss chard, beet greens and any other leafy vegetable. Freezing vegetables is a great way to preserve food in the freezer to use year round in cooking recipes.
How to Pickle Garlic Scapes
These quick pickled scapes easy to make. Make them spicy and add dill to the jars, if you like. Store jars of pickled garlic scapes in the refrigerator for use within a month, or water bath can them with this canning recipe for pickled garlic scapes. Learn how to make homemade pickled garlic scapes.