10+ ways to use citrus peels

Did you know that citrus peels can be used? Here are over 10+ ways to use citrus peels, so you never have to throw them in the trash again!

I’ve been on a citrus kick, can you tell? It’s not so bad though, is it? I mean the peels for citrus fruit are awesome to use, you don’t have to just throw them away. I really have a difficult time throwing away so much of one thing, citrus peels are part of that deal….

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How to make your own onion powder

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(This post contains affiliate links. While it costs no extra for you, if you purchase through the links I make a small profit, which helps keep the content of the blog free. )  One of my favorites ways to use my dehydrator is for drying vegetables to make powders. It is so easy to do…

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Elderberries from harvest to preservation

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Elderberries are finally starting to ripen around here. The green berries start to darken and become heavy with beautiful berries. These scrubby looking bushes are a common site in damp ditches along our country roads. I’m so thankful to have found a good supply to be able to stock up on berries for the winter…

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Tutorial: How to can using a waterbath

Tutorial: How to can using a waterbath

(Links throughout this post are affiliate links, which means if you click on them and happen to purchase something, I get a small percentage of the sale. This does not cost extra to you, but does help fund the blog. )  It wasn’t that many years ago that the idea of canning produce freaked me…

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Dehydrating Celery

Dehydrating Celery

Dehydrated celery is something that I never thought I’d have to have in my house. But, do you know how convenient it is to have a jar full when one of your kids gets sick and asks for soup? I almost always keep a whole chicken in the freezer for this purpose as well. And…

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