Heavenly Traditional French-Style Apricot Preserves

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Summertime is for reveling in the heavenly flavors of ripe summer fruit, is it not? Based on the traditional French method of making apricot preserves and apricot butter, I look forward to making this recipe each summer. I hope you enjoy it as thoroughly and delightedly as I do. [by Kresha Faber]

Fresh Tomato Sauce with Healing Broth

Fresh Tomato Sauce with Healing Broth | As the fresh tomato season wears on, you find that you've exhausted your family's patience with all. those. tomatoes. So make sauce! You'll use up several pounds of tomatoes at a time, plus sauce freezes well and cans for long-term storage. This sauce includes healing bone broth! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

As the fresh tomato season wears on, you find that you’ve exhausted your family’s patience with all. those. tomatoes. So make sauce! You’ll use up several pounds of tomatoes at a time, plus sauce freezes well and cans for long-term storage. This sauce includes healing bone broth! [by Lee Burdett]

Compound Butter {Butter Gets Dressed Up!}

Compound Butter {butter gets dressed up!} | If you’ve ever had honey butter, you’ve had compound butter. Compound butters are easy to make and they freeze well so they're handy whenever you need a quick flavor boost, an easy sauce, or a way to dress up simple food for company. Here are a myriad of flavor combinations and ideas for using them. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

If you’ve ever had honey butter, you’ve had compound butter. Compound butters are easy to make and they freeze well so they’re handy whenever you need a quick flavor boost, an easy sauce, or a way to dress up simple food for company. Here are a myriad of flavor combinations and ideas for using them. [by Lee Burdett]

KYF #084: Homespun Seasonal Living

Homespun Seasonal Living | Lover of glass jars and honey bees, Kathie embraces seasonal living in the Flathead Valley of Montana. She's a writer and teacher and shares her love of simple living and creativity both locally and online at her blog, Homespun Seasonal Living. Get to know Kathie through this podcast. Plus... the tip of the week! | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/84

Lover of glass jars and honey bees, Kathie embraces seasonal living in the Flathead Valley of Montana. She’s a writer and teacher and shares her love of simple living and creativity both locally and online at her blog, Homespun Seasonal Living. Get to know Kathie through this podcast. Plus… the tip of the week! [by Wardee Harmon]

5 Ways to Preserve Your Herbs (including easy pesto recipe)

5 Ways to Preserve Your Herbs (plus easy pesto recipe) | Fall is just about here and many of us are busy preserving the summer harvest. While you are freezing, canning, and dehydrating fruits and veggies, don’t forget to preserve your herbs, too! Both medicinal and culinary herbs can be preserved in a variety of ways for use throughout the year. Here are 5 ways to preserve and store your herb harvest. | GNOWFGLINS.com

Fall is just about here and many of us are busy preserving the summer harvest. While you are freezing, canning, and dehydrating fruits and veggies, don’t forget to preserve your herbs, too! Both medicinal and culinary herbs can be preserved in a variety of ways for use throughout the year. Here are 5 ways to preserve and store your herb harvest. [by Andrea Sabean]

How to Pressure Can Green Beans (Raw Pack Method)

How to Pressure Can Green Beans (Raw Pack Method) | I'm all for saving time in the kitchen! No woman ever said, "I have way too much time on my hands these days." But in the interest of saving time, we can't sacrifice food safety. I consider some quick canning methods to be unsafe. Not the raw pack method, though -- it's both safe and time-saving. A win-win! | GNOWFGLINS.com

I’m all for saving time in the kitchen! No woman ever said, “I have way too much time on my hands these days.” But in the interest of saving time, we can’t sacrifice food safety. I consider some quick canning methods to be unsafe. Not the raw pack method, though — it’s both safe and time-saving. A win-win! [by Melissa Norris]