Spiced Freezer Pickles

Nanny Jean, my mentor, friend, and neighbor when I was just a young wife taught me so much about life, child-rearing, and cooking. Without her I may have given up on serving anything that wasn’t store bought. One of the things she taught me was how to make spiced freezer pickles. These pickles are absolutely wonderful and are still crunchy a year after you put them in the freezer!

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5 Vegetables to Grow for a Quick Late Summer Harvest

Winter is definitely not my favorite time of year. Not only is the cold weather hard on my physically but the lack of sunlight and outdoor time has me counting the days until spring each year. One way I combat winter is by planting these 5 vegetables to grow for a quick later summer harvest. Some are so cold hardy I can also plant them very early in the spring to get a jump start on summer.

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