The tomatoes have been pouring in for the last month and we are canning tomato sauce regularly. I have “put up” 13 quarts and a couple pints of tomato sauce and I would like to double that. I am not sure I will get there though. My tomato plants have been hit with blight and […]
The garden is exploding with goodies these days and it is getting very hard to keep up. Time to start preserving the harvest. I have already managed to can Strawberry Jam and freeze some zucchini, green beans, and peas. Next up is dealing with the raspberries, tomatoes, and cucumbers.
I have had “make spice rack” and “make herb mix” on my to do list for quite a while now. We still have quart jars filled with dried herbs from last years garden and pulling out a bunch of different huge Mason jars every time I want use them is a pain. My game plan […]
I absolutely love growing cayenne peppers. They are the easiest thing for me to grow every year and have always produced loads of peppers. The downside is no one in my family will eat them except me. This year I grew 6 plants from seedlings I purchased at a local greenhouse. One plant I accidentally ripped […]