Cooke’s Frontier Radio Show: 4 Ways to Preserve Pumpkin & 3 Recipes to Use It In

Preserve PumpkinSeptember 29, 2014: It’s Fall and pumpkin everything is taking over! In this show, Charley shares with you 4 ways to preserve pumpkin and gives you 3 recipes to use your homemade pumpkin puree in.

The Canning Diva: All Things Blueberry

blueberriesSeptember 5, 2014 – Learn how to use and preserve the delicious, and healthy, blueberry in this fun episode with The Canning Diva®!  She shares two easy recipes and their many uses all geared around the blueberry.  Blueberry Pie Filing and Blueberry Lime Jam are yours for the making!  You will be surprised at how easy and versatile this yummy berry can be and how having it on hand will provide delicious comfort when the going gets rough!

Lil’ Suburban Homestead: Canning Chat & Applesauce Wars

canningchat lilsuburbanhomestead with karen lynn

August 21, 2014:   Come join Karen Lynn for some Canning Chat and some fun stories about her and her husband’s Applesauce Wars!  As we approach the end of August Karen Lynn’s show this week  is all about her love of the art of canning and her best canning tips and strategies for all of you!

She will also share how her and her husband make the long arduous and sometimes tiring task of canning fresh local produce more fun for them and the family!

Karen Lynn will also share that tomorrow is her birthday and in a few days it’s her and her husband’s Silver 25th Wedding Anniversary and to top it all of she is celebrating a Bloggiversary too!

August is truly an exciting and momentous month for Karen Lynn make sure to tune in and join in on the fun!

Show Resources:

 Karen Lynn’s Primitive Canning Pantry Cupboard

Secrets To Making Your Very Own Prized Pickles

Crock Pot Apple Butter

Canning Chat:  The Right Tool For The Right Job

Favorite Apples To Can:

Ginger Gold

Jonathon

Jonagold

Also remember to experiment with different apples even if they aren’t always the no. 1 recommended apple for applesauce they may just surprise you!

Have a question or an idea for a show?  Contact Karen Lynn at lilsuburbanhomestead@gmail.com

 

Surviving on Shoestrings: Answering a listener’s email. “How did you make it without income?”

no_money_by_fsmgordon-d4tcci4April 29, 2013:  After trying to figure out how to write all that her family did to make it the year without income, Donna figured it was clearer to talk about it.  Hopefully this answers the listener’s email questions – but also helps everyone else.  “Did you live off savings?”  No.   “What did you do?”  Listen and hear the details.

If you have any questions or topics for Donna, send an email to  – SurvivingOnShoestrings@gmail.com