Jalapeno Pepper Jelly

orange cayenne pepper jelly

Pepper Jelly —- I say this all the time, there is nothing I can’t stand more than when people make false claims online.  It’s why I have an issue with many marketing techniques of today.  It’s also why I started to blog my Realistic Recipes. Nestled in my vegetable garden…

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Canning Tomatoes

canned seasoned diced tomatoes

Canning or Preserving Tomatoes What do I do with all those tomatoes! When I was growing up, my mother canned everything – every kind of pickle (we even had a dog named Pickles that had puppies and they named the runt Gerkins…) you can imagine, peaches, pears, jellies, jams, tomatoes…

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