Our Common Table

Thoughts on homesteading in Maine, things I find in the woods, recipes and, of course, preserved foods.

Tomato Apple Kasundi

I love the phrase 'shoulder season'. It speaks of abundance, cool nights, warm days, foraging and preparing for winter. The hard winter...

WATER BATH AND STEAM CANNING

How to Water Bath Can While the act of water bath canning has remained relatively the same, some steps have evolved quite a bit since our...