Canned apple pie filling recipe

Canned Apple Pie Filling Recipe with Printable Labels

Desserts|Egg Free|Fall
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 delicious and unique homemade gift to give to neighbors, teachers, family, and more! Now, I am not a canning expert. In fact, this is my first experience actually doing the canning myself. I did, however, try a few different... Read this post
How to can peaches

How to Can Peaches the Easy Way!

Summer|Water|Fruits
How to Can Fresh Peaches the Easy Way! I have a ton of peaches on my trees this year, however, I do not have any room in my freezer to freeze them so it looks like I will be doing a lot of canning. Good thing canning peaches is quick and easy! Today... Read this post
Salsa canning recipe

Homemade Salsa Recipe for Canning or Having Fresh

Summer|Salt|Finger Food and Dips
The Best Salsa Recipe for Canning My garden is overflowing with tomatoes this year. I was super excited because I have been dying to make my own homemade salsa for canning. I made some of the best canned salsa I've ever tasted before with my friend... Read this post

Quick Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe

Egg Free|Summer|Make Ahead/Freezer Meal
How to Make Freezer-Friendly Strawberry Jam Once you've tried this homemade strawberry jam recipe, you'll never want to buy store bought ever again. The flavor, the texture, everything about it is just so much better! Now, it may seem like a hassle... Read this post
How to freeze pineapple

How to Freeze Pineapple (Can You?)

Fruits|Tips|Canning & Preserving
Can You Freeze Pineapple? Pineapple is a delicious fruit and I love when I can get my hands on some, but it doesn't have a very long shelf life. In the fridge, a pineapple will only last about 3-4 days, if you're lucky! There are ways to lengthen... Read this post
best spaghetti sauce recipe

Mom’s Famous Spaghetti Sauce (Skillet, Crock-pot, or Vegetarian)

Egg Free|Main Dish|Make Ahead/Freezer Meal
I love this spaghetti sauce recipe! Okay, maybe it isn't exactly the most well known recipe, but it is "famous" in my family! This is the best spaghetti sauce I have ever tasted! My friend, Brandy, has been wowing me for years with this amazing spaghetti... Read this post

How to Freeze Zucchini

Summer|Vegetables|Zucchini
If you grew even one plant of Zucchini you probably have so much you don't know what to do with it all! I sure do!  One of the best ways to preserve Zucchini is to freeze it.  It is SUPER quick and easy to freeze and has many different uses. ... Read this post

How to Dry and Preserve Tomatoes {Plus My FAVORITE Dehydrator}

Summer|Healthy|Tomato
Tomatoes.  I am currently swimming in tomatoes. Everywhere I turn I see round (and not so round) balls of red, orange and yellow. After making a few batches of sauce (and packing them away in the freezer) I have now moved on to sun-dried tomatoes.... Read this post

Easy Homemade Marinara Sauce

Make Ahead/Freezer Meal|Soups and Chilis|Sauces, Spreads, and Dressings
Homemade Marinara Sauce in less than 45 minutes!  It's fast, easy, fresh, and delicious!  I'm in love with these whole food recipes (this is another one from my mom's group).  They take hardly any prep time, and are SO full of flavor, and you can... Read this post

The Easy Way to Can Corn

Summer|Salt|Side Dish
  Did you grow corn in your garden this spring and summer? Well, harvesting your crop at just the right time is important to maintaining flavor and crispness of the corn. According to the National Gardening Association, "Corn is ready to be picked... Read this post

Homemade Apricot Syrup Recipe

Summer|Butter|Sauces, Spreads, and Dressings
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, dehydrate my fruit, make smoothies, I have canned canned apricots, made homemade jam,... Read this post