75+ Herb/Spice & Seasoning Blends from Around the World

Make Your Own with Our Recipes, Tips, and Tricks Whether you grow your own or buy in bulk, making your own herb/spice and seasoning blends is so easy! Learn the benefits and how to make any blend yourself—or use our recipes. You can even make your own garlic, onion, ginger, turmeric,… Read more“75+ Herb/Spice & Seasoning Blends from Around the World”

Pumpkin Pie Spice Blend-2 Ways

Makes 1/4 cup, enough to fill an average spice bottle There are two recipes here, a standard and a gourmet version. I use the gourmet version, but it requires keeping allspice and mace on hand. It is your choice, both are very tasty, economical, and preservative-free! Standard Pumpkin Pie Spice… Read more“Pumpkin Pie Spice Blend-2 Ways”

39 Recipes using Dried Fruit & Vegetables

Dehydrated Foods Recipe Series: Dried Fruit & Vegetables Today’s featured ingredients are recipes containing dried fruit & vegetables, adding flavor and variety to all your cooking. Dried fruits and vegetables take all your meals to a new level and are much easier to cook with then you may think. Along… Read more“39 Recipes using Dried Fruit & Vegetables”

Recipes using Vegetable Powders

Dehydrated Foods Recipe Series: Vegetable Powders Today’s featured ingredients are recipes containing vegetable powders, adding flavor and variety to all your cooking. Vegetable powders take your drinks, baked foods, and meals to a whole new level of flavor and variety, are used as flour and allow you to thicken naturally. Check… Read more“Recipes using Vegetable Powders”

Recipes using Fruit Powders

Dehydrated Foods Recipe Series: Fruit Powders Today’s featured ingredients are recipes containing fruit powders, adding flavor and variety to all your cooking. Fruit powders take your drinks, baked foods, and meals to a whole new level of flavor and variety. Check out these recipes to get an idea of how we… Read more“Recipes using Fruit Powders”

Recipes using Tomato Powder

Dehydrated Foods Recipe Series: Tomato Powder Today’s featured ingredient is the ever-popular tomato powder, a wonderful product for your cooking needs that adds intense flavor, saves space in your cupboards, and can literally replace dozens of products you buy in your weekly shopping. Check out these recipes to get an… Read more“Recipes using Tomato Powder”

Citrus Powders: How-to

Make Lemon, Lime, Orange or Grapefruit Powders to Use in Your Cooking Using lemon, lime, and orange citrus powders is a great way to enhance your cooking. And the best news? These powders have no artificial sweeteners, colors, alcohol, sodium, or preservatives.Got your own citrus trees? Store all that harvest goodness… Read more“Citrus Powders: How-to”

Ginger & Turmeric Powder: How-to

Make Your Own at Home for Health and Cooking Ginger and turmeric powders are not only great for enhancing the flavors of our foods, but many people like the nutritional benefits of these roots as well. Curcumin, the bioavailable nutrient in turmeric that is in the news, is not unique… Read more“Ginger & Turmeric Powder: How-to”

Celery Powder: How-to

Make Your Own for Salts and Seasoning Celery powder is an all-natural flavor enhancer that I use all the time. It is a dried, ground concentrate prepared from fresh celery used as a seasoning in blends like Beau Monde seasoning, low-sodium blends, and celery salt. Celery powder can easily be made… Read more“Celery Powder: How-to”

Homemade MRE’s and Convenience Mixes

Quick Tip: Stock your pantry or your backpack. MRE’s are “meals that are ready to eat” and are usually self-contained, individual meals in lightweight packaging, very popular with backpackers and people who travel or do not have full kitchen facilities (like dorm rooms). Even us Moms like a break every… Read more“Homemade MRE’s and Convenience Mixes”