Culinary Herbs? A free book!

Y’all know by now how I feel about herbs. I love to use herbs for health, cleaning and to cook with!  They add so much flavor and turn a bland meal into a memorable experience! I just found this book for free (my affiliate link)!  I don’t know how long it...

Canning for beginners!

There are two methods for canning, the boiling water method of canning (or water bath canning) and pressure canning.  Water bath canning is used for foods high in acid. Pressure canning is used for low acid foods. These methods are not interchangeable! Boiling Water...
You Can Can!

You Can Can!

I’m not talking about dancing.  I’m talking about something much loved in the winter (like right now!)  when I see these on my shelves… and much disliked in the summer (when you do it every day for weeks on end).  It involves heavy pots, lots of hot...

Menu Planning and More!

Today, after church, I spent a very enjoyable afternoon with some of my favorite young ladies!  I served some home made baked potato soup and apple enchiladas for lunch and then I taught them my method for menu planning as we sipped on lavender lemonade. I’ve...