canned spaghetti sauce

How to Can Spaghetti Sauce at Home

September 11, 2019 Rebekah White 0

There is nothing better than homemade spaghetti sauce! Whether you’re keeping an eye on your health – homemade spaghetti sauce has far less sugar and sodium than the storebought varieties – or you simply prefer […]

canned tomatoes

How to Can Tomatoes

September 3, 2019 Rebekah White 0

Nothing says summer quite like sweet, homemade canned tomatoes. Canning tomatoes always makes me feel a little bit bittersweet. On one hand, I love being able to enjoy the delicious bounty of a summer’s hard […]

canned salsa

How to Can Salsa Step by Step

September 2, 2019 Rebekah White 2

I’m pretty sure salsa was invented by someone who had no idea what to do with all the extra tomatoes, peppers, onions, and jalapenos in his garden. Throw a few ingredients in here, a couple […]

wild chicory

How to Identify Chicory

July 26, 2019 Tara Dodrill 2

Chicory (Cichorium intybus) is probably the easiest of nearly all wild “weeds” to identify. Only daisies and dandelions might be simpler to safely identify for a novice wildcrafter. Not only are the flowers quite distinctive […]

Chrysanthemums

Top 20 Edible Flowers to Try Out

July 16, 2019 Rebekah White 3

If you have a backyard flower garden, you may have pondered whether you could use those flowers for purposes other than ornamentation. While garnishing and cooking with flowers saw a drop in popularity in the […]

burdock

Is Burdock Edible?

June 18, 2019 Rebekah White 2

If you’re looking to improve your health and enjoy a tasty meal at the same time, look no further than your own backyard. Burdock is a common herb that many people have growing wild on […]

canning dry goods

Oven Dry Canning 101

May 9, 2019 Sarah Rodriguez 1

Oven dry canning isn’t actually canning. It is referred to as canning because it is the process of putting food up in mason jars for longevity. Oven canning dry foods is not a new technique, […]