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Sep 10

How to Can Pears + Spiced Pear Canning Recipe

By Melissa Norris | Canning Recipes , Food Preservation , Food Preservation - Canning , Fruit, Jam and Jelly , Recipes , Water Bath

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Learn how to can pears the easy way for delicious fruit all year long that’s high on flavor with the options of cinnamon and ginger. You’ll want to do several variations and best part, no peeling involved. Okay, well technically, no peeling with a knife involved and you can peel a whole bunch of pears at […]

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Jul 02

10 Traditional Jam Making Troubleshooting Tips Part 2

By Melissa Norris | Food Preservation , Food Preservation - Canning , Fruit, Jam and Jelly , Podcast , Water Bath

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Making homemade jam and jelly at home is something every homesteader should know how to do. It helps preserve our fruit for year round eating, doesn’t contain high fructose corn syrup or other icks in store bought varieties, it’s frugal (especially when you grow the fruit yourself) and most importantly, it plain tastes amazing. Because […]

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Oct 10

6 Fall Canning Recipes

By Melissa Norris | Canning Recipes , Food Preservation , Food Preservation - Canning , Fruit, Jam and Jelly , Pickles , Podcast , Pressure Canning , Recipes , Water Bath

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  Getting produce in season and preserving it for the following year is the most frugal way to cut your food budget and increase your pantry. These 6 fall canning recipes are what we’re putting up on our homestead right now and the perfect time for you to do so as well, before prices rise […]

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Sep 30

11 Ways to Preserve Apples at Home

By Melissa Norris | Canning Recipes , Dehydrating , Fermenting , Food Preservation , Food Preservation - Canning , Food Preservation - Other , Fruit, Jam and Jelly , Recipes , Water Bath

11 ways to preserve apples at home, because one should never have to pay full price at the grocery store and apples are so delicious, we need them year round, am I right? We’ve all heard the saying an apple day keeps the doctor away, but my apples don’t grow all year round. Our goal […]

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Sep 10

How to Can Tomato Sauce- Waterbath and Pressure Canning

By Melissa Norris | Canning Recipes , Food Preservation , Food Preservation - Canning , Pressure Canning , Recipes , Water Bath

Jars of canned tomato sauce on a countertop.

Learning how to can tomato sauce is life changing. No, seriously, with a jar of tomato sauce you can create spaghetti sauce, pizza sauce, barbecue sauce, tomato soup, chili, cabbage rolls…. see, pretty much anything your heart desires can be made with the base of tomato sauce. I am able to grow enough tomatoes to […]

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Jun 04

10+ Easy Home Canning Recipes

By Melissa Norris | Canning Recipes , Food Preservation , Food Preservation - Canning , Fruit, Jam and Jelly , Pickles , Pressure Canning , Recipes , Water Bath

Am I the only one always on the hunt for awesome canning recipes? I’ve rounded up my favorite 10+ easy home canning recipes for you. I have a love affair with canning. Seriously, wholesome food, ready to go meals with just a pop of the lid, food storage in case of emergency or financial crisis, […]

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Oct 30

Red Pepper Garlic Jelly Recipe

By Melissa Norris | Canning Recipes , Food Preservation , Food Preservation - Canning , Fruit, Jam and Jelly , Recipes , Water Bath

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This Easy Red Pepper Jelly recipe is my favorite savory jelly recipe. There’s nothing like a bit of sweet heat and this homemade red pepper garlic jelly recipe delivers both. May through November is jam and jelly making season at our house. I can’t remember the last time I’ve purchased jam or jelly in the […]

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