Canning 101 and Strawberry Jam Basics--Making a simple strawberry jam is the best way to break into canning. It’s easy, delicious, and loved by all. Canning supplies are relatively inexpensive and will last you a long time if you take care of ‘em. Mason jars and screw-on bands can be reused. The center lid (the part that creates the airtight seal) is the only thing that has to be new each time.
Tired of your fruits going bad before you eat them? Dehydrate! Don't forget fruits have fiber and aid in harnessing those sugar cravings for a healthier option! I like to have my fruits before lunch so I have time through out the day to work of the carbs. If you're on-the-go, dehydrating your fruits is a GREAT option!
6 dried fruit recipes you can make without an expensive dehydrator. Just bake these sweet snacks right in your oven! This handy charts lists the perfect cook times for pineapple, strawberries, oranges, bananas, blueberries, and raspberries. Saves a ton of money compared to buying it by the bag at the grocery store. Tip: Preportion them into Ziploc® bags for easy grab and go snacks.
Dehydrator Recipe Roundup- 20 recipes that use your dehydrator for everything from cayenne beef jerky from a roast to sweet-tart dried kiwi to homemade yogurt! Preserve the harvest and provide healthy snacks at the same time!