How to Use Dandelions

How to Use Dandelions

You may think of dandelions as pesky weeds, but these flowers actually have a number of beneficial qualities. Dandelions can be used in your yard to improve the soil quality, and they can also be eaten or used in natural remedies. In addition, they are 

How to Substitute Maple Syrup for Sugar in Baking

How to Substitute Maple Syrup for Sugar in Baking

If you’re looking for a healthier natural sweetener to use in your baking, substituting maple syrup for white sugar is a great option. It’s made from the sap of maple trees, and has a delicious flavor that goes well with many different kinds of baked 

How to Wash and Care for Wooden Cutting Boards

How to Wash and Care for Wooden Cutting Boards

A high-quality cutting board is an essential tool in every kitchen, and we especially love wooden cutting boards and butcher blocks. Wooden cutting boards can last for generations if you take good care of them. But how do you clean and care for a wooden 

How to Sell Food you Make at Home: Introduction to Cottage Food Laws

How to Sell Food you Make at Home: Introduction to Cottage Food Laws

Are you wondering how to legally and safely sell food you make in your home kitchen? Depending on the scale of your production, you may fall under cottage food laws in your state. Cottage food laws allow you to bake and produce certain types of 

How to Use Green Tomatoes

How to Use Green Tomatoes

Have a handful or a bushel of green tomatoes that never ripened? Don’t despair. There are a lot of ways to use unripened tomatoes in cooking and canning. Don’t let your underripe tomatoes go to waste with these ten tips for using green tomatoes. Note 

How to Roast Garlic for Cooking & Storage

How to Roast Garlic for Cooking & Storage

Roasting garlic is a great way to make your harvest last longer and to have garlic on hand any time you need it to spice up your meals. The process of roasting garlic is simple, and there are multiple options for storage. Learning how to 

How to Bake Brownies in a Cast Iron Skillet

How to Bake Brownies in a Cast Iron Skillet

Do you love brownies? Have you ever cooked brownies in a cast iron skillet? If not, then it’s time to give this cooking technique a try! Cooking brownies in a cast iron skillet (also known as “skillet brownies”) has many benefits and is worth the 

How to Make Seasoned Salt with Fresh Herbs

How to Make Seasoned Salt with Fresh Herbs

Seasoned salt is basically salt that has been flavored with herbs or spices. It can be used for a variety of purposes, and is very easy to make. I love to make homemade seasoned salt with fresh herbs from my garden when they are in-season. 

How to Make Tomato Sauce in an Instant Pot or Slow Cooker

How to Make Tomato Sauce in an Instant Pot or Slow Cooker

Making tomato sauce in an instant pot or slow cooker is not only possible, it is a great solution for easy tomato sauce. If you’re looking for a way to make tomato sauce that requires less supervision, using the slow cooker or your instant pot, 

How to Dry Black Currants in a Dehydrator

How to Dry Black Currants in a Dehydrator

Drying black currants is a great way to preserve this tart summer berry. Dried black currants can be used in sweet baking projects like scones or cookies, or they can be added to savory dishes like stuffing or rice. Drying black currants at home is