Category Archives: Canning

Peach Jam Recipe | Easy First Peach Jam | Ripen Peaches

My first attempt at making peach jam was  a success, I purchased second best peaches from The Peach Pit Market in Berwick, NS.  Very pretty spot with picnic tables and benches to enjoy the view. My peach I bought f0r … Continue reading

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Pickled Beets Recipe | Squash Plant Bloom and Bumble Bee!

Pickled Beets Recipe Recipe for Vinegar Mix (1 Batch) 2 Cups Sugar 2 Cups Beet Juice Water 2 Cups White Vinegar 1 Tablespoon Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon Ground Cloves 1 Teaspoon Allspice 1/2 Teaspoon Salt The above will do about 8 … Continue reading

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Bread and Butter Pickles Small Batch Recipe 4-5 Jars

Growing up Bread and Butter pickles were my favorite! 🙂 I made these pickles with the cucumbers from my garden! Ingredients Brine(do not use in pickling mixture) 1/2 cup pickling salt 8 cups of water Pickling Mixture 2-1/2 cups granulated sugar 2 … Continue reading

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Blackberry Jelly|Chokecherry Jelly for beginners | CJLS Geocaching GPS

I heard something rather amusing today on CJLS in Yarmouth, NS, they were going on and on about how people in Yarmouth, do not need a GPS in their car…. Wait a second, you do realize in Yarmouth we have … Continue reading

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Small Batch Sweet Mustard Pickles | Mustard Stain Removal Counter top :)

First time making pickles Mistakes! So for the first time ever, I made some Sweet Mustard Pickles!!!!!  This was my first time canning and boy, did I ever learn a lot! My biggest lessons: 1. A canning funnel is a … Continue reading

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