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Grain-free Italian Stuffed Peppers | Roots & Boots

Grain-Free Italian Stuffed Peppers

These grain-free Italian stuffed peppers were a delicious way to use up my homegrown peppers this summer.

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Garlicky Green Beans | Roots & Boots

Fresh Garlicky Green Beans

Late summer into early fall is my absolute favorite time to harvest green beans, and garlicky green beans is one of my favorite ways to prepare them for our dinner table. The flavor is amazing and the prep is so quick and simple.  If you can get your hands on fresh, local green beans, you…

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Tropical Popsicles

Tropical Popsicles with Pineapple and Coconut

Score some points with the kids at your house (and maybe the grown ups, too!) with these easy and healthy tropical popsicles.

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Fresh Carrot Top Pesto

Fresh Carrot Top Pesto

I am so excited about this carrot top pesto!  Not only is it delicious, it’s also something I’ve wanted to try for years.

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Canning Supplies List for Beginners

Canning Supplies List for Beginners

Ready to start preserving your homegrown fruits and veggies? 

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Sausage & Sweet Potato Soup with Spinach

Pesto Sausage and Carrots

Friends, this Pesto Sausage and Carrots is about as easy as it gets.  We’re talking 30 minutes, one pot. 

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Easy Homemade Apple Chips

Easy Homemade Apple Chips

These easy homemade apple chips are so….easy.  And delicious.  And did I mention how easy they are to make?  Only one ingredient: apples!

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No Sugar Home Canned Applesauce

No Sugar Home Canned Applesauce

This no sugar home canned applesauce is thick, delicious, and filling.  It doesn’t even compare to the thin, runny stuff from the grocery store.  What a treat to pop open a jar of this tasty sauce long after fall apple harvests have passed, and savor the sweet goodness of freshly picked apples!

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How to Can Green Beans: Step-by-Step Instructions

How to Can Green Beans: Step-by-Step Instructions

I learned how to can green beans three summers ago.  It gets a little better every time, but every time I use my pressure canner, I’m pretty sure I’m about to blow up the entire house.  Or at least the kitchen.

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How to Freeze Zucchini in 5 Easy Steps

How to Freeze Zucchini in 5 Easy Steps

Are you swimming in zucchini?  Don’t let it go to waste! This is the very best way to preserve every last bit of zucchini goodness so you can eat it all year long.

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