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Freezing Fresh Basil ~ Whole Leaf

Fresh basil’s a herb that’s easy to grow, especially in the warmer weather. So I grow plenty to freeze for later when the weather gets cold again. My garden is overflowing with fresh basil. I love freezing the excess so we can enjoy our homegrown

Slow Oven Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Do you have cherry tomato plants in your garden this year? I plant at least one or two cherry tomato plants every year. Right now I get a large bowlful every  day. We really enjoy eating them.  When I’m out working in the garden I eat them as a

Freezing Fresh Tomatoes

It’s almost September and the tomatoes are ripening faster than we can eat them. Usually, I pressure can my tomatoes. This year I don’t have the time to drag all the equipment out. I decided to preserve my tomatoes the easy way by freezing them.