Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Enjoy a healthier diet without a huge time investment through easy real-food recipes, DIY pantry staples and home-preserved food -- the Way of Better Eating. It's what I blog about at Yankee Kitchen Ninja.
A delicious, sweet-tart jam that you make in no time -- in the oven!
Learn how to harden off your plants started from seed before planting them outside -- part 2 of a series.
Learn how to easily start your garden plants indoors from seed (and ensure they survive for the outdoor debut!) -- part 1 of a series.
Well, butter my butt and call me a biscuit: roasted red pepper cheese spread, the hipper cousin of good old pimento cheese -- great on paninis!
Buttermilk ranch dressing is simple to make at home -- you'll never hit the bottle again.
Dried watermelon slices: plain, they taste like candy -- salted, they taste crazy good.
A recipe for easy tomato-peach chutney, a bright blending of two of summer's best flavors.
Learn to make cherries in wine, equally as delicious served with beef or pork as they are over ice cream. Now that's versatile!
Quick and easy refrigerator dilly beans -- perfect for a snack or to jazz up your bloody mary.
A recipe for traditional French bistro salad dressing: a simple and creamy vinaigrette, straight from the streets of Paris.