Honeysuckle Jelly - Lehman's Country Life
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I’ve written before about how our garden has been overrun by four previously innocent-looking cantaloupe plants. For the past few weeks, I have been checking them for ripeness or something re…
Creme de le Creme
Check out the cream line on these jars of milk. EmmaLouMoo is not ALWAYS this generous, but I do get a half gallon of heavy cream from her every day. As I bump along in my life, it occurs to me how much nicer a lot of homemade products are and how expensive it is to buy them. I can’t help but think how throughout my lifetime they vilified butter and pushed margarine, only to later discover margarine is very unhealthy for you, whereby real butter actually has many health benefits and as a…
Easy and Delicious Meals in a Jar!
Have I ever told you how much I LOVE THRIVE? :) I just made these Meals in a Jar, and they are amazing! Now I have 40 quick and delicious meals that even my kids and husband can make in a few minutes. Just dump into a pot, add water and simmer! They were so excited when they came home from an activity and saw these! I thought I would share the recipes for these in case you are interested! Almost all of these ingredients come from Thrive, except for a few spices, like taco seasoning, garlic…
Dill Pickles Recipe: A Vegetarian Recipes For Kids - Real Advice Gal
Dill Pickles Recipe: A Vegetarian Recipes For Kids I love getting in the kitchen with my kids and finding simple and yummy recipes that they will love. Today I wanted to share with you one of my daughters favorite recipe and what she considers her “specialty” ha! This is a quick and easy dill pickles […]
Canning Rhubarb Pie Filling - SBCanning.com - homemade canning recipes
There are other recipes out there on the web, but if they don't use Clear Jel they are not safe for long term shelf storage. Enjoy!
Recipe: Rotel-Style Tomatoes
Rotel tomatoes are canned tomatoes with a little hint of heat. A Southern favorite, the spice comes from green chiles that have been fire-roasted, diced and stirred into the simmering tomatoes. Rotel tomatoes are a vital ingredient in queso and make a delicious addition to tortilla soup. The only downside to developing a dependency on Rotel tomatoes is that they can often be tricky to find if you live north of the Mason Dixon line, like I do.
Corn Cob Jelly Recipe
Corn Cob Jelly is a food that has been around for a long, long time. Our ancestors knew how to use and reuse so many items that we just throw away. One of these items was the corn cob. Once you get through with eating a piece of corn-on-the-cob, save the cob next time. We freeze ours in a baggie until I have enough to make some corn cob jelly. Try it sometime and you will become a fan also! Corn Cob Jelly 12 corn cobs 3 qts. water 2 T. lemon juice 1 box Sure-Jell powdered pectin sugar 1 T…
How to Make Homemade Canned Crisp Dill Pickles - Easy Basic Recipe | eHow.com
If your garden produces more cucumbers than you can eat, consider canning some to make homemade dill pickles. Pick fresh cucumbers when they are firm, dark green in color and covered with bumps, or warts; these will make the crispest dill pickles. When your pickles are done, add a decorative label to each jar with the date the pickles were made....
How to Cure Meat Without Sodium Nitrite
Just about everyone loves sweet, smoky ham and crispy bacon, but not everyone is thrilled about meats cured with sodium nitrate. Although this substance is natural, it may cause problems for some people. Fortunately, it's easy to make your own curing salt without nitrates.
Old Fashioned English Spiced Pork And Herb Sausages Or Bangers! Recipe - Breakfast.Food.com
These traditional English sausages are spicy And so much better than the shop bought varieties. If you can get hold of sausage skins or casings, so much the better - but these sausages still taste great without them. They are great for breakfast, brunch, picnics, casseroles or a firm family favourite - Bangers And Mash! Try and use local organically produced pork for a superior flavour.They can be frozen before cooking And the mixture can be used for sausagemeat stuffing also.
A Great Brine and Smoke – Soy Sauce, Brown Sugar and Seasonings for Salmon, Trout and other Fish
For the past couple of years, our brining and smoking method for salmon, trout, sturgeon and other fish has been the most popular article on our blog. Here it is again, with updated notes and photo…