Italian Herbed Tomato Sauce ~ A Canning Recipe

Italian Herbed Tomato Sauce ~ A Canning Recipe

There is something about this time of year that always makes me question some of my life choices. Have you ever wished you could go back and talk to your younger self? If I could, I would go back to earlier this year and tell myself, “What kind of crazy are you? No one needs […]

Why I Can ~ And Why You Should Too

Why I Can ~ And Why You Should Too

I am often asked why I take the time to can and dehydrate foods during the summer months. Here’s what I tell them, just in case you were interested too. What’s in your jar? The most important reason is that when I “put up” foods at home I know exactly what is in it. I […]

Why I Bought a Gallon of Vodka ~ And What Happened Next

Why I Bought a Gallon of Vodka ~ And What Happened Next

Have you heard the one about the woman you went into the liquor store and asked for a gallon of vodka? Oh. Wait. That was me. 🙂 And you should have seen the looks on their faces! Apparently, vodka is not sold by the gallon, it’s sold by the liter. So, then I had to […]