Home Canning: Atmospheric Steam Canning

Have you heard about steam canning? We hadn’t really either. Recently, as recent as June 24th 2015, the University of Wisconsin-Madison published research indicating it too is a safe…

Home Canning: Pressure Canning

So many of us are slightly petrified of the idea of a hissing, pressurized “bomb” in our kitchen. Pressure canners can indeed malfunction if not used properly. Yikes! But…

Home Canning : Water Bath Canning

Do you feel a little bit afraid of home canning? We did too! Even though it was a huge part of our childhood, we never tried on our own…

Home Canning Methods

Home canning?! It can be a little scary and overwhelming. We totally understand. We were there too and are here to help in any way we CAN. (Get it?)…

fresh spaghetti sauce

Fresh Spaghetti Sauce

Still have a slew of fresh garden tomatoes that need to get used up? Us too! Late summer is the prefect time to enjoy this fresh spaghetti sauce recipe.…

Tomato & Feta Bruschetta

Did you know the term “bruschetta” actually refers to the toast portion of this tasty snack? The sliced bread is toasted (or grilled), rubbed with raw garlic and then…