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Preserving and Freezing

Wonderful homemade dishes preserved for the next season.  You'll find jams, jellies, stocks and soups here.

From Chicken Stock and Cardamom Plum Jam to How to Make and Preserve Strawberry Jam.

Quart size freezer bag of ribeye steak

How To Thaw A Steak Fast

Did you ever forget to take the steak out of the freezer and now it’s almost dinner time and you are faced with the frozen pizza or running up the street to go through the drive thru? I’ve done it too. In fact, I did it today. That’s why I’m going to share How to …

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A photo of the insides of the peaches Peach Pie with a Pecan Brown Sugar Crumble

Blanching Peaches

Blanching Peaches is the perfect way to prepare them before preserving, to peel them or to pre-cook it for other recipes! It’s EASY, FAST and you already have everything you need right in your kitchen!

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