Home Food Preservation – 10 Ways to Preserve Food at Home

Home Food Preservation – 10 Ways to Preserve Food at Home

There’s never been a better time to learn how to safely preserve food at home. Home food preservation helps you stock up and save money, whether you’re growing your own food or buying in bulk. It adds variety to meals, and the flavor of home preserved foods can knock the socks off of most commercial…

5 Ways to Preserve Peaches – Plus the Easiest Way to Peel Peaches
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5 Ways to Preserve Peaches – Plus the Easiest Way to Peel Peaches

Each year I preserve peaches in a variety of ways, stashing some for us to enjoy and some to use as gifts. In this post I’ll cover the easiest way to peel peaches, as well as canning, dehydrating, freezing, peach jam and freeze drying peaches. My youngest loves peaches, so we stock up every year….

9 Ways to Preserve Pears, Plus Tips to Prevent Browning

9 Ways to Preserve Pears, Plus Tips to Prevent Browning

Our neighbors have a beautiful pear tree that’s over 50 years old, and each year they invite us to share in the harvest. Big tree = lots of fruit, so over the years I’ve used many different ways to preserve pears. No matter how you store them – canning, freezing, drying, freeze drying or fermenting…

Harvest Right Freeze Dryer Oil Change and Filtering

Harvest Right Freeze Dryer Oil Change and Filtering

Ever since I posted my Harvest Right Freeze Dryer Review, people have asked for more information about the freeze dryer oil change and filtering. It’s a simple process, but not something that’s required for other home food preservation methods. To show those who are curious exactly what’s involved, my sons help me put together a…