Tag: Kids in the Kitchen

Canning Basics 101 Video: Strawberry Jam

Canning Basics 101 Video: Strawberry Jam

There are few things that say summer quite like homemade strawberry jam. We love going strawberry picking in June, and we love the fresh, bright red berry taste that the homemade version gives us all year. If you’ve never made jam before- no worries! I’ll […]

Strawberry Jam Recipe for Canning: Regular and Reduced Sugar

Strawberry Jam Recipe for Canning: Regular and Reduced Sugar

This is a classic Strawberry Jam recipe straight from the Ball Book of Canning. I love making this one the reduced sugar way (which is still plenty sweet)!   Strawberry Jam Preserving Method:¬†Water Bath Canning Makes about 4 (8 oz) half pints Ingredients 2 2/3 […]

Peony Cake with Fresh Strawberries and Vanilla Buttercream- Yummm!

Peony Cake with Fresh Strawberries and Vanilla Buttercream- Yummm!

I’ve done many children’s birthday cakes before, but I love doing cakes for adults because you can typically venture outside the basic chocolate and vanilla flavors. Think lemon raspberry, espresso, carrot, german chocolate, whiskey, red velvet…there are so many yummy choices! This particular cake is […]