Home Canning Recipes Blog and Updates.

with Sharon Peterson


Learn about home canning Vegetables, Meats, Fruits, Jam or Jelly, Marmalade, pickles and more. Canning Safety,canning recipes and how to cook on a budget with home canned foods.

The links below lead to new pages of content that are added to this site as I add them. And all updates to pages as they are made.

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Canning Pears: The Perfect Way to Preserve Your Harvest!

Canning pears, especially for those with a pear tree, is a great way to lower waste and keep the fruit delicious all year. It’s the next best thing to fresh, and it’s easy to learn! SimplyCanning.com tells all!

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Low Sugar Jam: The One Thing You Need to Know

Low sugar jam recipe? You should be aware of this one pitfall. Learn what it is at SimplyCanning.com

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Canning Venison - Raw Packed, Cubed, or Strips. It's So Easy!

These canning venison directions work for meat, beef, pork, or elk too. Get to canning your own meat at home!

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Freezing Herbs: Cilantro, Basil, & Oregano, This Guide Covers It All!

Freezing herbs like basil, oregano, sage, and parsley are all covered in our free guide on preserving your spices fresh all winter long. Pick up some new skills at SimplyCanning.com

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Pressure Canning Can Be Intimidating for Many: Conquer Your Fear Here!

Pressure canning can be intimidating or downright scary for some! Lose the fear and educate yourself on the different brands available, safety features, and how they work with the help of SimplyCanning.com

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How to Can Tomatoes Safely: A Bit of Acidification Helps. But WHY?

How to can tomatoes? Well, there’s a lot of misinformation with regard to safe and best practices out there. Learn how to properly can tomatoes at SimplyCanning.com

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Canning apple pie filling makes for a QUICK and tasty treat!

Canning apple pie filling is for more than making pie. Pop open a jar and heat for a delicious treat, or pour over ice cream! Connect with SimplyCanning.com to get some new ideas.

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Canning Apples: The Perfect Shelf-Stable Sweet Treat Any Time of Year!

Canning apples is one of those things that keeps on giving! Turn it into apple pie filling, use in oatmeal, or pour over ice-cream. YOU control the sugar. Learn more at SimpleCanning.com

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Canning Apple Butter Recipe: A Delicious Way Get Started

Canning apple butter the easy way! This recipe use your Crockpot to save time spent in the kitchen. Canning it is a snap, too! Learn more at SimplyCanning.com

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Canning Applesauce: It doesn’t have to be boring or complicated!

Canning applesauce helps you take control back over your food and how it’s processed. Create a shelf-stable food that adds variety to your pantry. Go to SimplyCanning.com for recipes and inspiration!

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Canning Tomato Sauce Made Easy: Options, Tips, & Tricks!

Canning tomato sauce doesn’t have to be hard. There are several options included here to save labor and time, all while getting a superior sauce for your family to enjoy. Find it at SimplyCanning.com

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Canning Tomatoes Recipes: How to Can Tomatoes

This canning tomatoes recipes collection will get you started preserving the harvest.

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How to freeze Strawberries, whole or pureed for smoothies!

Learn how to freeze strawberries the right way and and enjoy it anytime! Freeze either whole or in ice cube trays for convenience!

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Liquid loss when home canning is normal, but when is it TOO much?

Liquid loss when home canning is perfectly normal, as long as it isn’t extreme. What would be considered extreme? SimplyCanning.com answers common newbie questions about liquid loss and safety.

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Sterilizing Jars for Home Canning: What is the Scoop?

Traditionally, canning jars have been boiled and "sterilized" before filling and processing. Many ask if sterilizing jars is necessary, if they're boiled anyway. SimplyCanning.com answers this question!

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Canning Corn: Better Than Store-Bought Canned Sweet Corn!

Canning corn at home is a good alternative to freezing it all. Save some freezer space and create convenience for easy meals and side dishes. All you need to know!

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Canning Stewed Tomatoes Recipe: Easy Recipe Using LOTS of Vegetables

Canning stewed tomatoes doesn’t have to be boring! This recipe is a great way to preserve your extras into something more nutritious and delicious than you can buy at the store. SimplyCanning.com

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Apricot jam makes for a taste of summer all year long!

Apricot jam is a delicious treat and SimplyCanning.com shows you how easy it is! Safe to water bath can, this recipe guides you step by step through the process.

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Canning Green Beans: Easy & a Perfect Start for New Canners!

Canning green beans is a perfect food for newbies to try pressure canning for good reasons! It's quick and very easy with a fast processing time. Learn how to can green beans at SimplyCanning.com

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Water Bath Canning: The Gateway to Processing Food at Home

Water bath canning is where most newbies begin on their food preservation journey - with good reason! Water bath canning is fun and easy! SimplyCanning.com walks you through the steps.

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