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Freeze fresh herbs in butter or olive oil
Mix cookie dough, freeze in ice cube tray, pop out and keep in freezer bag. Then when you want fresh baked cookies, you can bake a few at a time.
How to Keep Cilantro Fresh. This is how I always store my cilantro now. (And I ALWAYS have cilantro on hand!) Works GREAT!
This Christmas Jam is a simple sweet-tart jam made from strawberries and cranberries. Recipe includes a FREE label printable for gift giving!
OBC Mentors' Favorite Finds
Vanilla Bean Shortbread Sandwiches with Orange Buttercream Make the vanilla-flavored shortbread in advance and store them in the freezer. Then when you're ready to present them, add the fresh orange frosting to make an elegant sandwich cookie.
Preserving fresh basil in fridge for 1 year.
Putting Food Up
The Garden Grazer: Cashew Basil Pesto
Homemade Pesto Sauce Recipe: This is a quick and easy pesto sauce recipe using fresh basil. It's delicious served over pasta, bruschetta, meat, or salads.
How to Preserve Herbs (video)
Plants and things