Canning chili with beans - Definitely need to add chili to the list. Use smaller jars for lunches.
Star Jars - I'm going to try with blue canning jars and a smaller bristled brush
Start with a list. But first use a Sharpie to black out everything you definitely don't need. | 10 Handy Tips For Packing Like A Pro
Introduction to Canning: recommended methods for canning and filling jars, the equipment you'll need, and the best techniques for preserving the season's bounty in pickles, jams, and salsas.
Sterilizing Jars for home canning. Procedures and how to know if you need to..
Canning Homemade!: Canning Chili con Carne - Meat and beans! Just heat and serve with rice! Awesome!!
Black and White
We definitely need this for all the coffee we drink! Make mornings easier with an all-in-one coffee station. Use a basket to hold filters, coffee beans, and travel mugs, and keep it next to your coffeemaker, so brewing a fresh pot is a one-step task.
4th of July Chili Bar... use mason jars as bowls and tie wooden spoons to the mason jar with twine.
4th of July
::use a canning basket and jars with tea-lights for a sweet patio fixture::
Definitely what I want to do with the mason jars!!!!!!!!!!!!!
vanilla milk with chocolate ice cubes. this looks amazing. definitely on my list to try -- I need to make this, but I need the recipe NOT
Great list for lunches to bring to the park - hooray for no more PB & J!
With looks like these, you should definitely add Leila Yavari to your list of style inspirations
How to sterilize jars for canning. Canning is a great way to preserve produce from your garden, however there is some danger involved if you don’t take the necessary steps to prevent growth of bacteria or botulism, ensuring the glass jars you use are first sterilized is one of the most important things to do when preserving foods in this manner.
Canning beans (start with dried beans, soak them, add spices and can in pressure cooker)
Canning jars have practical uses all around your home. Here are 5 Creative Uses for Canning Jars in the Bathroom to organize and beautify your bathroom.
For the Home
This would look stunning outdoors, and so easy. You could even save the tops and cover the jars when not in use so no insects or rain could get in them. Just make sure you keep your candles out of the sun so they don't melt. You could use flameless candles for safety. Save jars, add rice, beans or pebbles for cheap but pretty party ambiance...or an evening on the deck with friends.
Homemade BBQ Sauce for canning: I will tell you a secret: I never buy tomatoes specifically for barbecue sauce-making. Instead, I use the good, sound leavings (peels, pulp, cores, and under- or overripe specimens) from canning tomatoes—they all break down with long cooking and add lovely body and deep tomato flavor to the sauce.
Layered Bean Salad with Feta – Layered with colorful beans, crumbled feta and Italian dressing, this salad is prepared in canning jars for easy picnic-cooler packing.
Lunch Box Idea List (with free printable PDF) ideas to put together for lunches- I'd love to get away from the "I want pb" everyday!