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 Tomato Skins

Dehydrating Tomato Skins

Canning season seems to have hit here with a flurry! We’ve been busy preserving tomatoes, blueberries, peppers, and celery the past few weeks. I’m hoping to finish up and move on to apples, grapes and beets this next week. One thing that always bothers me is the amount of waste when canning whole tomatoes. But,…

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Canning tomatoes…made easy!

Canning Tomatoes....made easy!

Yes, I said it! Canning tomatoes is easy. Now, I didn’t say it isn’t time consuming but it is easy! There are so many reasons to do it too. It saves money, you are actually using field ripened tomatoes, you are using local produce, and you know exactly what is in your jar of tomatoes!…

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