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Homemade Applesauce Recipe

Homemade Applesauce Recipe

There’s something so comforting and soul warming about homemade applesauce.  I associate applesauce with being sick, or cold, which isn’t a bad thing.  When I was sick was when I would often get undivided attention and love from my mom, she’d bring me apple sauce […]

Apple Butter Recipe Your Grandma Would Be Proud Of

Apple Butter Recipe Your Grandma Would Be Proud Of

I wasn’t expecting such a buzz last week when I mentioned on facebook that the crockpot of apple butter was making my house smell amazing.  But suddenly people were commenting, and emailing, and begging for the recipe.  So I promised to post it ASAP, and […]

How to Slow Roast Your Own “Sun Dried” Tomatoes

How to Slow Roast Your Own “Sun Dried” Tomatoes

This is another scheduled post, as Eric and I are at the beach with his parents until tonight.  But I’ve been so excited to share these with you that I’m writing the post a week in advance.  We’ve been getting so many tomatoes with our […]

Dill Pickled Green (and purple!) Beans

Dill Pickled Green (and purple!) Beans

Yum!  The pickled green beans turned out delicious.  We picked a bagful of fresh green beans, some were green, some were purple.  Sadly the purple ones turn a dull grayish green after they’re boiled.  It’s super easy to pickle your own beans, they make a […]