Home made apple cider

Living in the city, I do not grow a lot of my own food, however friends and family have gardens and no clue what to do with the harvest. Making some sparkling dry apple cider the frugal way is not that hard: Take as many apples as you can or want, and extract the juice….

Preserving food

A great way to be frugal is thinking about what you eat. If you have access to any seasonal harvest remember to preserve some of it. I was brought up on a home that made it’s own strawberries, apples, peas, onions, cherries, blackberries, raspberries and many other. Now, preserving food also includes freezing the harvest….