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Dehydrating mushrooms for future recipes

There’s nothing more frustrating than finding a delicious-sounding recipe to make for supper, glancing at the list of ingredients and jumping in, then finding out you are missing one thing. 314 more words


beans and bees

Christmas means a ham, which then means bean and ham soup. This year managed 10 quarts. Did both regular canning as well as experimenting with the Tattler lids. 323 more words


Making your own Mexican seasonings

Tacos, fajitas, Mexican of any kind is among my favorite meals. So naturally, I wanted to make them as much from the garden as possible. 310 more words


Oh Nuts!

This is a project I’ve been doing for 2 years now and what a happy discovery. I love nuts, but they didn’t always agree with my sensitive tummy. 380 more words

Dueling Dehydrators

It is 1 AM and my alarm just went off.  My wife mumbles something in her sleep to the effect of “you’re not going to be an idiot and get up to dehydrate more food at this time of the night?”  I assure her that I am not.  933 more words

Made with Love

I’m a perennial giver of food. Whether it’s for a holiday, at an event, or just because someone expresses random interest in something I made, I can’t help myself: I have to gift a jar or bag of homemade goodness. 1,020 more words


Cucumber Spice

Saw this on a Nordic food blog (link below) and thought it would be worth a go – cucumbers are cheap and the dehydrator takes up quite a bit of precious countertop space that some other gadget could be occupying. 268 more words