Category Archive for: ‘Canning’

Bumbleberry Jam Recipe

Bumbleberry Jam

What’s a bumbleberry? Do they grow in bumbles? On bumble bushes? In a bumble patch? Yes! Bumbleberry is a mixture of at least three different kinds of berries so they do grow in bushes and patches. Perhaps on trees and vines as well. This recipe for Bumbleberry Jam comes to us from the Best of Bridge Home Preserving recipe book. …

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Circus Animal Topped Mason Jars

20+ Mason Jar Crafts and Gardening in Jars

I really love vintage mason jars. I’m not alone, I know. There is a universal appeal to the classic shapes and endless usefulness of these glass vessels. I prefer uniqueness in my collection, and as such I have a mishmash of shapes, styles, brands, and eras. I use them to store my dry goods, infused oils, homemade liquor, and (of …

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Mothers Day Gift Idea Apron In A Jar

Apron in a Jar for Mother’s Day

I often think that the way a gift is wrapped can be as thoughtful as the gift itself. Combine this with my absolute love of canning jars and you have endless possibilities. This project for the Evermine blog shows you how to make a Apron in a Jar for that special mom in your life.

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Infusing Vodka For Meyer Lemon Limoncello

When Life Gives You Meyer Lemons Make Limoncello

I’m not only someone who honours seasonal produce, but I also get all hopped up and giddy when some of my favourite things are at their natural best. In these parts, winter means citrus and for someone who prefers to pick her produce directly from the earth, this is about the best it can get in the colder months. It’s …

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Herb Infused Vinegar Recipes Small

Herb Infused Vinegar

It’s around this time, when I the vegetable garden is asleep for the year, that I depend on herbs for fresh favours. I grow such abundance that no matter how much I freeze and dry, I am always left with a whole bunch to give away. This year I thought of sharing herbs in a new way: flavored vinegars. Now …

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Balsamic Caramelized Figs Medium

Balsamic Caramelized Figs

If you could put the flavor of late summer in a jar this would be it. Fresh figs are such a delight and around for such a short period of time. When they are, I preciously collect all the most perfect little flowers (yes, the part we eat is actually an inverted flower not a fruit!) and save them for …

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