Made From Scratch Archives

How to Make Butter

A few months ago I started thinking about making butter. I did some googling and found out that making butter also makes buttermilk and I was surprised at how simple it is. If you have a stand mixer it takes about 10 minutes; if you don’t have one you can use any large jar with a lid and a glass marble.


Fresh Pizza Sauce

Cooked pizza with extra sauce for dipping crust

Tired of throwing away unfinished, expired jars of sauce? Here’s a recipe for single use fresh pizza sauce.


Fresh Pesto

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Tired of throwing away unfinished, expired jars of sauce? Here’s a recipe for fresh pesto with some ideas for variations.


The Refrigerator Door

I’ve been thinking about all those jars and bottles that build up in the refrigerator and eventually get thrown away when they expire. Here are some ideas to cut back on the waste.