Homemade cough syrup

As my post before showed, everyone’s getting sick. So I also decided to make some cough syrup. I started with 1 lemon, 1 Mason jar (pint size widemouth), and several cloves of garlic.  Cut lemon into circles..add one to bottom of jar…layer cut up garlic, then lemon, garlic then lemon. Once you have a few…

Home made cough drops 

My family and friends have been getting sick like made crazy lately. About 3 years ago I learned how to make homemade cough drops with honey, coconut oil and cinnamon….since they had worked in the past, i decided to make them again…1/2 c coconut oil, 1/2 c honey and 1 TSP cinnamon…whip coconut oil in…

Fermented garlic 

So I keep hearing about people fermenting garlic in honey. Again, they say it has good healing properties. I decided I would try it and go from there. It’s very simple, With only 2 ingrediants. Garlic and honey in a jar. Who could ask for anything more simpler then that.  Fresh garlic, cut out all…

Fermented Cranberries

I saw a post in a rebel canning group im in about a batch of honey fermented cranberries. They say the probiotics are so good for you. I have suffered from IBS for a very long time and thought the probiotics might be good. When the berries are gone you’re left with this amazing syrup….

Strawberry Butter

So I had an over abundance of strawberries and decided I didn’t want strawberry jam so I decided to try strawberry butter. It was a lot of work and took 2 days in the crockpot. Even though it tastes really really good I don’t think I’ll do this again. 

Another cranberry butter 

The 1st cranberry butter that I tried called for 2 bags of cranberries, one orange, 1 1/2 cups of Maple syrup, 1 cup of water and 2 sticks of cinnamon. Put everything but the orange into a crockpot. Take your pealer and peal the orange skin off the orange, put into crockpot as well. Remove…

Cranberry Butter

I wanted to do something different for Christmas gifts this year so I decided to make different cranberry butter ideas for friends.. This recipe called for 2 bags cranberries I put 2 cinnamon sticks 3 sprigs of rosemary. A little bit a clove a drizzle fresh honey and a handful of strawberries. I’ll let this…