Sweet Cucumber Sandwich Pickles & 13 Delicious Pickle Recipes

These Sweet Cucumber Sandwich Pickles are a family favorite. Every year, it seems like we have far too many cucumbers to eat in salads. While we snack on cucumbers too, I always look forward to making pickled cucumbers. Everyone has a favorite type of pickle recipe but these sweet pickles are loved by just about […]

Holiday Jams | Cranberry Raisin Jam

Holiday jams make wonderful Christmas gifts. Most people don’t make their own jams or jellies any longer so receiving a homemade holiday jam is a bit of a treat. You can put holiday jams in a basket along with some kitchen towels and a loaf of homemade bread for a larger gift idea. This Cranberry […]

How to Make Mandarin Orange Marmalade

This is a sponsored campaign on behalf of Halos. I have always made our own jams and jellies.  If you’ve never tasted homemade jam, jelly, preserves or marmalade, you don’t know what you’re missing.  There is just no comparison to the type you buy at the store. I’ve made a number of different types of […]

How To Make Banana Jam

I learned how to make banana jam years ago.  Bananas were marked down at the grocery store because they were getting spots. I was certain I would use them all before they turned and I didn’t.  I really hate to see anything go to waste so I found a recipe that taught me how to […]