Canning and Preserving Food

Canning Peaches and Freezing Berries

by Jennie December 15, 2011

Something I love to do with my family is check out the local farmer’s markets and pick your own fruit farms. Last year, we took it a step further and canned our own apple sauce and tomato sauce! Woot Woot!  It was an adventure for sure :) Canning allows you to know exactly what ingredients are in your food! Canning […]

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Easy Freezer Meals

by Jennie August 8, 2011

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If you read this blog, you know that I  am a little OCD, like to have control and very much a planner! We can schedule posts on the blog and one thing I have done to “plan” around this baby’s arrival is I have written several posts and scheduled them just in case I go […]

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Cooking Marathon!

by Jennie November 17, 2010

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We are always talking about how much work it is to make a meal plan for the week, cook every night and try to find new recipes to make for the fam. We found another mommy blogger who really inspired us to take our batch and freeze to a whole new level! For months now, […]

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Family Fun: Make Your Own Jam!

by Jennie August 5, 2010

Our latest adventure this past week has been making jam, syrup and blackberry cobbler! Last Saturday we took a trip to Rouster’s Apple House in Milford. They have pick your own blueberries and blackberries as well as peaches and apples! (They don’t have this every day, so be sure to check out their website for […]

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Family Fun: Pick Your Own Fruits!

by Jennie July 15, 2010

One of our favorite things to do with the boys is check out the local farmer’s markets and pick your own fruit farms. Last year, we took it a step further and canned our own apple sauce and tomato sauce. It was a labor of love, but it lasted us all winter! Canning allows you […]

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