Posts Tagged ‘vegetables’

Canned Tomatoes

posted by Andrea | 09/11/2010 | 9 comments

If you are new to canning, tomatoes are a GREAT way to start. They are so quick and easy. They don’t require any special ingredients {just tomatoes and salt}, and you can usually find them for FREE this time of year! I promise…you can totally do this! I’ve been canning tomatoes for several years now and the who process only takes me about 1 hour from the time I get everything out until the jars are in the canner. Are […]

Great Zucchini and Squash Recipes

posted by Andrea | 08/20/2010 | 7 comments

I’ve been getting creative with zucchini and summer squash this week. Partially because there are so many great recipes out there — but mostly because we’ve been picking about 3 squash per plant {per day}!!! I’ve got a lot of squash on my hands {and on my counters, in my fridge, in the freezer, in the garden, and even out in the garage!} Often, when I get too overloaded with zucchini and sumer squash, I use a food processor to shred and […]

Chicken Vegetable Stir-Fry

posted by Andrea | 08/9/2010 | 7 comments

Our garden has been mass producing the last few weeks! We are finally starting to reap the benifits of all the work we’ve put into planting, weeding, and watering over the last several months. It’s exciting, but also a bit overwhelming — because now I have to come up with ways to use all the veggies before they go bad {which would be a complete shame!} As you can see, this Chicken Vegetable Stir-Fry is a great way to use […]

Jalapeño Poppers {a spicy summer treat}

posted by Andrea | 07/28/2010 | 5 comments

Use up extra Jalapeño Peppers with this simple and delicious recipe. They’re not as spicy as you may think!