Get Hooked On Canning

Careful! canning can become one fierce addiction! After all, my canning addiction launched this little business. Maybe you have an over flowing garden, maybe you like the idea of stocking up your own pantry, maybe you want to make a few gifts… Get yourself hooked on canning! Throw yourself a preservation party!  Sweet Preservation has some …

2 Wrongs Make the Right BBQ Sauce.

Fellow jelly folks can probably relate to having a number of un-gelled jars lurking around.  Sure, I can call it syrup and pretend I meant to do that, but I would just be lying.  And truthfully, I am not a very good liar. Instead, I like to repurpose my mistakes. Turn them into something spectacular …

Green Tomato Jam

 Just when I was thinking about all my green tomatoes, one of my oldest friends and favorite ex-pats, Melanie asked me about green tomato jam.  Her in-laws were going to make some. She was somewhat skeptical but I thought it sounded amazing!  When I started processing my glut of green tomatoes, I made things like pickles and chutney, but …