How to Make Chicken and Vegetable Canned Soup

Part of a healthier lifestyle means making a lot of what most people would buy at the store. Homemade soup is the perfect example of that and this tasty recipe for canned soup keeps well for almost three years on a shelf! I really wanted to learn How to Make Chicken and Vegetable Canned Soup! I had done a quick […]

Apple Pepper Jelly Made in the Instant Pot

A lot of people are familiar with Pepper Jelly – and how versatile it is! You can use it SO MANY WAYS Like by mixing it with with cream cheese for a dip.  How about using it as a dipping sauce for jalapeno poppers? It is great mixed into a meatloaf, spooned over a pork roast, even on scrabled eggs! […]

Instant Pot Sweet Potato Butter

Often, during the holiday season, you find sweet potatoes are rock bottom prices. That is why we whipped up this Instant Pot Sweet Potato Butter! This super food is amazing! Sweet potatoes are a rich source of fiber as well as containing a good array of vitamins and minerals including iron, calcium, selenium, and they’re a good source of most […]

Fresh Blackberry Micro Jam Made in the Instant Pot

I explained before that “Micro Jam” is all the rage right now. You can make a small batch (16 oz) in a quick time frame instead of the megga batch where you are water bath processing oodles of jars. This is just another reason I love my Instant Pot – it is PERFECT for micro jam! This week, we have […]

Instant Pot Strawberry Jam Recipe

It’s strawberry season here and that means it is time for treats like this strawberry jam! I love to get fresh fruit, at the height of the season, and preserve it for the future. The instant pot really helps make the process for this quicker and keeps the kitchen much cooler in the hot summer weather. That is why we […]

How to Make Lilac Jelly

I know it sounds like something extremely unique and it actually is. There are a ton of flowers that are edible and Lilacs just happens to be one of them. Want to make sure you get your lilacs from a source that does not use chemicals on them and certainly nothing by a roadside that has accumulated the nasty car […]