Elderberries from harvest to preservation


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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Freezing Green Peppers

Freezing Peppers

Summer is a time for great produce. It makes me sad to think about winter time and having to buy fresh veggies and fruits at the grocery. I really feel local produce is best but that is difficult to accomplish year round in Michigan. I make it a point to put up as much as…

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