The Best Organic Applesauce ever

Homemade organic applesauce in 30 minutes. I love going to the local Organic U-Pick farm. Rather than pick our selves, we cheated and grabbed two boxes of apples for me to use. That’s 80 pounds of apples since each box weighs in at 40 pounds a piece. My son had been nibbling away at them…

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Gluten Free Canning: The Basics

How to Master the art of Canning and Preserving When I was young, our family would go to the U-pick farms and spend two to three hours reaching up into trees and pulling off the most fabulous tasting peaches and apples you have ever eaten. We would pick tomatoes and green beans until your back hurt! There were…

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DIY Strawberry Jam

DIY alert! Strawberry Jam your way. This recipe is from The Pioneer Woman®. Her page shows you how to make strawberry jam. Photo courtesy of Food Network With just a few ingredients: Ingredients 5 cups hulled and mashed strawberries 4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, strained One 49-gram package powdered fruit pectin 7 cups sugar You…

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Gluten Free Jam: Homemade Apple Pie Jam

This is like capturing your favorite apple pie in a jar. Make this gluten free jam any time of year, but especially in the fall when so many varieties of apples are available. You can pick and choose your favorites. Then get cooking!   Gluten Free Apple Pie Jam 4 cups, peeled,cored and chopped apples…

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Gluten Free Jam: Homemade Cinnamon Peach Jam

When  fresh peaches are abundant everywhere, I get the itch t make jam. Preserve some of that goodness in jars to enjoy all year long. Pop a couple of pieces of gluten free toast or bagels in the toaster and slather it on.   Cinnamon Peach Jam 4 cups (3 pounds) finely chopped, pitted peaches…

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