Recipes and Food

Scroll through our collection of from-scratch recipes or choose a category below.

Garden Fresh Recipes

All of these recipes feature fresh-from-the-garden ingredients! 

Spreads & Sauces

You don’t  have to buy sauces, jams, and condiments from the store. Learn to make your own!

Breads & Rolls

Icludes yeast breads, rolls, wraps, muffins, and more!

Food Preservation and Canning

Learn how to preserve and can your own food. Includes things like canning applesauce, peaches, jams, and preverving your harvest.

How to Can Peaches in Juice at Home

How to Can Peaches in Juice at Home

Canning peaches is a great way to preserve the summer harvest. Learn how to can peaches in juice to enjoy that taste of summer all year long.

How to Freeze Zucchini

How to Freeze Zucchini

Freezing zucchini is a great way to preserve your summer harvest. Learn how to freeze zucchini and my trick for easy measured portions!

How to Dry Calendula Flowers

How to Dry Calendula Flowers

Do you have calendula growing in the garden? Learn how to preserve it and have your own dried calendula flowers for use in tea, salves, and more!

How to Preserve Eggplant

How to Preserve Eggplant

Do you have a bumper crop of eggplant in the garden? Learn how to preserve eggplant by freezing and dehydrating to enjoy it all year long!

Best Food Dehydrators Buying Guide

Best Food Dehydrators Buying Guide

If you are looking to purchase an electric food dehydrator in 2018 check out this ultimate buying guide for the best food dehydrators on the market! Compare the top models and pick which one is best for you!

The Many Uses and Benefits of Oregano

The Many Uses and Benefits of Oregano

Oregano is more than just a culinary herb. It is a powerful medicinal plant with many health benefits. Do you know the all the uses and benefits of oregano?

Is a Tomato a Fruit or Vegetable?

Is a Tomato a Fruit or Vegetable?

Let’s answer the age old question once and for all- Is a tomato a fruit or vegetable? The answer is not as clear cut as it may seem!