Category:  Mason Jar Ideas

Classic Peach Jam

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Fruits & Veggies, Kitchen Basics, Mason Jar Ideas
by Ann on 15/07
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There is something special about homemade jam.  The smell of fruit cooking is sweet and delicious and the aroma truly takes me back to my grandmother’s kitchen. As… Read More »

Overnight Granola Cups…and a Bob’s Red Mill Giveaway

In Breakfast Foods, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Mason Jar Ideas, Snacks
by Ann on 05/07
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Bob’s Red Mill has graciously offered to give eight pounds of granola to three lucky readers. (This will include four one-pound bags of both the gluten-free honey oat and… Read More »

Rhubarb Pineapple Jam

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Mason Jar Ideas, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 21/05
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Over the last couple weeks, I’ve noticed rhubarb reappearing at our local farmers markets.  I have held out buying any as the two rhubarb plants in our backyard… Read More »

Slow Cooker Spaghetti Sauce

In Gluten-Free Options, Kitchen Basics, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Mason Jar Ideas, Pasta, Slow Cooker, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 04/04
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Note:  I am bringing this much-loved sauce to the top of the page for a couple of reasons. First, I have some complimentary recipes coming soon!  Additionally, I… Read More »

Make-Ahead Granola Parfaits

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Mason Jar Ideas
by Ann on 07/03
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Preferring my granola crunchy, I was skeptical the first time I tried this.  After resting in the fridge overnight, I was pretty sure the granola would lose its… Read More »

Homemade French Vanilla Coffee Creamer

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Drinks & Smoothies, Gluten-Free Options, Mason Jar Ideas, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 22/01
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When I first tried coffee my senior year in high school, I decided I would only drink it if I liked it black.  I “learned” to drink tea… Read More »

Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

In Cookies & Candy, Crafts, Desserts, Holidays, Mason Jar Ideas, Snacks, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 06/12
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A delicious cookie-in-a-jar recipe was harder to devise than I expected.  Not only did the cookie have to taste great, the mix had to fit in a standard… Read More »

Nutella Iced Latte

In Drinks & Smoothies, Mason Jar Ideas, Snacks
by Ann on 04/08
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When the weather is warm, I particularly enjoy an iced latte.  As much as I love this coffee house treat, I am always a little annoyed with myself… Read More »

Classic Strawberry Jam

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Kitchen Basics, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Mason Jar Ideas, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 20/06
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This is the recipe my grandmother always used for her strawberry jam.  The taste and color when freshly made can’t be beat.  Opening a jar of this in… Read More »

Overnight No-Cook Oatmeal Yogurt Cups

In Breakfast Foods, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Mason Jar Ideas
by Ann on 10/05
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The time has come!  I have written down this recipe quite a few times recently for interested friends who have whipped up their own and enjoyed.  I finally… Read More »