Monthly Archives: April 2016

Asparagus Recipe Round Up


SHARE THIS PAGE: It’s that time of the year in these parts…when just about every road side stand and farmer’s market is showing off their bundles of freshly cut asparagus. Those bright green spears, sometimes tipped with some purple hues are just irresistible! Our family loves to enjoy them roasted – with a little olive […]

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How to be Earth Day Friendly Every Day


SHARE THIS PAGE: We’ve been sharing some Earth Friendly practices and products through Facebook and Google+ this month and thought we’d pull some together in one spot!  If you’re reading this, you’re probably already of the mindset that every day is earth day, but perhaps you’ll find something new. We aim to be as earth-friendly […]

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What Does Preserving Mean to You?


SHARE THIS PAGE: Over the years, we’ve been inspired by so many preservers. We love to hear all the stories about why they love preserving. We enjoy swapping tips & recipes. We’ve eagerly learned a thing (or 10) during a podcast, webinar, or hands-on canning class. We’ve proudly followed bloggers who have gone on to […]

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Top Preserving Tips for 2016


SHARE THIS PAGE: Although many of you preserve year round, some of you are anxiously awaiting your favorite local fruits and vegetables to come to season. We’ve picked out some of our top preserving posts that will be helpful, as you evaluate your equipment, gather your supplies, and set your preserving goals. We are also […]

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The Best Containers for Extracts & Oils


SHARE THIS PAGE: Amber Glass Containers with PolyCone Phenolic Lids & Dropper Lids The best jars for storing extracts, oils and other liquids are the Amber Boston Round glass containers. The Amber jars come in a variety of sizes (1 oz., 2 oz.  4 oz., 8 oz., 16 oz., and 32 oz.) and offer UV […]

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