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
homemade canned apple pie filling with free printable labels

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
Granite Water Bath

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 4 Comments | Disclosure
homemade apricot syrup

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
Pickles finished

{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
raspberry jam

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...

Canning Kit – Save Big!

Grainte Ware Canning Kits

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
kerr canning lids

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...