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 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!

Sticky, Sweet CrockPot Tomato Jam

Sticky, Sweet CrockPot Tomato Jam

Tired or sauce and salsa? Try out this sticky and sweet Tomato Jam! It’s sure to be a new favorite to add to your home canned pantry!

Sweet and Tangy Cucumber Jelly

Sweet and Tangy Cucumber Jelly

Are you looking for something other than pickles to do with your cucumbers? Try this sweet and tangy cucumber jelly for something light and refreshing!