Planting your own herb garden is easy and doesn't require a lot of space. The rewards of harvesting fresh herbs all season long, and also drying herbs for the winter, are well worth the small investment of time and effort.
Most of the store-bought salsa is too sweet for my tastes. Tomato salsa should be tangy and bright, not a chunky substitute for ketchup. Making a salsa that is both palate-tingling and safe for canning is remarkably easy, and far more cost-effective.