Tips & Tricks for Growing THE BEST Tomatoes

Growing up, we had the best home-grown tomatoes every summer. I assumed that all home-grown tomatoes were as good as ours… until I realized they weren’t. Ours really were THE BEST. Our tomatoes were always bigger, juicier, and more flavorful than everyone else’s… and I’m not just saying that. When we were younger we never … [Read more...]

Canned Salsa

I was so excited to go out to my garden last week and find loads of ripe tomatoes, onions, and peppers. I knew immediately it was time to make some salsa! This is my favorite canned salsa recipe by far.  It is Elise’s recipe and our family has been making it for YEARS. It is … [Read more...]

Jalapeno Jelly

I know this sounds strange but hear me out… this Jalapeno Jelly is AMAZING! It tastes like a fancy jelly you would find at Williams-Sonoma or Harry and David or Trader Joes. It seems like it would be super hot, but I promise it’s not. It is perfectly sweet with just a tiny little kick … [Read more...]