Preserving Produce: How to Can, Freeze and Dry Your Favorite Foods

August 4, 2015 2 Comments | Disclosure

Enjoy Fresh Produce Throughout the Year! Preserving fresh produce can save you quite a bit of money as you add up the cost of dried fruits and other foods sold in store. Below you'll find tips, tricks, and advice for preserving foods, as well as ... Read More...

Apple Pie Filling Recipe and Free Printable Labels!

October 28, 2014 2 Comments | Disclosure

Apple Pie Filling Recipe for Canning or Freezing! A lovely teacher friend of mine recently told me that one of her favorite teacher gifts from a student included a jar of homemade apple pie filling and a package of pre-made pie crusts. Such a ... Read More...

BIG DEALS on Canning Supplies!

September 17, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

It's that time of year again!  Time to start preserving the bounty from your garden.  Get up to 47% off on these canning supplies! I have one of these that I use all the time for canning most of what I do.  I use it for most of the fruit and ... Read More...

Homemade Apricot Syrup Recipe

July 22, 2014 14 Comments | Disclosure

I have an awesome apricot tree in my yard and this year it is just loaded with apricots. I love to make use of my apricots as much as possible. I make fruit leather, I dehydrate my fruit, I make smoothies, I have canned canned apricots, made ... Read More...

How to Make and Can Your Own Pickles

July 16, 2014 6 Comments | Disclosure

{Pin This} Making and canning your own pickles is one of the easiest and frugal things you can do with produce!  Are your cucumbers ready to be made into pickles? If so, you can bottle them as you pick them with this recipe and do just a couple of ... Read More...

Gardening & Raspberry Jam

July 2, 2014 23 Comments | Disclosure

Garden Tips & Tidbits: Turning your Harvest into Jam! My garden is going through a raspberry explosion!! Remember when I showed you how to prune raspberries earlier this year? Well, here are my raspberry bushes now...and HEAVY with delicious ... Read More...

Zulily: Canning Collection Sale!! Prices Start at $6.49!!

August 2, 2013 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

Those of you that can or make your own infused oils will want to check this sale out!! Zulily is having a canning collection sale!! Prices are starting at $6.49! You can find pressure cookers, canning funnels, food mills and best of all...those ... Read More...

Canning Kit – Save Big!

Getting Ready to Can Your Produce? I love to can, but the supplies can be expensive!  But we've got a great deal on a starter kit for you! Granite Ware Enamel-on-Steel Canning Kit, 9-Piece $39.54! 4 Piece Canning Kit on Walmart is ... Read More...

Apple Peeler/Corer/Slicer Under $13 shipped!

May 16, 2013 1 Comment | Disclosure

Make the Most of your Garden Produce with These Highly Rated and Fabulessly Priced Tools! My Apple Peeler/Corer/Slicer is seriously one of my favorite things!  I have 3 and I still need more!  All of my kids want to help and I hate to tell them no! ... Read More...

Kerr Canning Lids Only $0.63 at Walmart

August 28, 2012 5 Comments | Disclosure

Attention Canners: Get Cheap Canning Lids at Walmart with Coupons Walmart: Kerr Canning Lids 12 ct regular mouth $1.63 Use $1/1 Ball or Kerr Accessory or Case of Jars (SS 08/26/12) Final Price: $0.63 each Kerr Canning Lids 12 ct regular ... Read More...

The Big Book of Preserving the Harvest

August 2, 2012 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

I am so excited that I found this highly rated book on Amazon! We have been talking a lot about how to eat healthy with coupons. We have also talked about saving money on food with gardening.  I showed you 5 easy ways to preserve produce. Then we ... Read More...

Easy Ways to Preserve and Prepare Produce {Extreme Couponing Education}

July 25, 2012 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

Because they don't tell you everything on reality television we are here to reveal the secrets of Extreme Couponing. TLC's Extreme Couponing is really not about education it is more about entertainment. Our goal is to educate you and empower you to ... Read More...

Eating Healthy and Saving Money { Extreme Couponing Education }

July 18, 2012 2 Comments | Disclosure

Because they don't tell you everything on reality television we are here to reveal the secrets of Extreme Couponing. TLC's Extreme Couponing is really not about education it is more about entertainment. Our goal is to educate you and empower you to ... Read More...

Preserving Summer’s Bounty {How to Freeze Corn}

July 2, 2012 12 Comments | Disclosure

{Pin This} If you are a Safeway shopper, I am sure you picked up some great corn on the cob this week...it was 6 for $1.00!!! That, to me, is a great stock up price on corn on the cob. And with the price so good, my plan is to buy about $10.00 worth ... Read More...

Free Canning Class

July 14, 2010 3 Comments | Disclosure

FruGAL Mara emailed us to let us know about this FAB canning class on Saturday in Ontario (about an hour drive from Boise) at Kinney and Keele True Value Hardware. Who: Everyone and Anyone! What: An opportunity to learn from the best canners ... Read More...