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How to Freeze Chicken Noodle Soup

How to Freeze Chicken Noodle Soup

January 11, 2023

Winter is the middle of chicken noodle soup season, and if you’ve made your favorite cold-weather food even once, you know it’s easy to go overboard and end up with a far bigger batch than you anticipated. If this is the case, one simple solution is to freeze your soup.  You will love having some on hand for night when you want to warm up with a cozy soup.

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13 Easy Steps to Canning Grape Juice with a Steam Juicer

13 Easy Steps to Canning Grape Juice with a Steam Juicer

October 01, 2022 1 Comment

We are lucky enough to have several concord grape vines in our back yard.  Harvesting the grapes and juicing them in a steam juicer is super easy.  With the added step of water bath canning we can enjoy the fresh juice in the dead of winter.

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How to Make Infused Water in a Mason Jar

How to Make Infused Water in a Mason Jar

July 18, 2022

Looking to increase your water intake with a flavorful twist? Use a mason jar to make some infused water! With our new Ergo Spout® WIDE, you can store and pour a half-gallon of your infused water of choice to stay hydrated all summer long!

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How to Use Pantry and Meal Planning Worksheets to Save Money and Reduce Food Waste

How to Use Pantry and Meal Planning Worksheets to Save Money and Reduce Food Waste

July 05, 2022

We recently returned from a long trip and the house felt pretty empty of food.  However, I wanted to see what we had on hand before I went to the grocery store so I used these handy meal planning worksheets.  It turns out that I had a number of meals I could make without spending a dime!  Here's my method for taking a pantry and freezer inventory and using it for meal planning.  It's so simple, you can do it too!

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How to Make Egg Muffins with the Ergo Spout® REGULAR

How to Make Egg Muffins with the Ergo Spout® REGULAR

July 02, 2022

Our regular mouth mason jar spout is a versatile kitchen tool that you’ll find yourself grabbing for many reasons. One of our favorite uses is to make egg muffins. 

This tasty breakfast item will become your new go-to recipe for your whole family. Here’s how to make them.

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How to Make a Mason Jar Salad

How to Make a Mason Jar Salad

May 23, 2022

One of our favorite ways to utilize a mason jar is by making a salad. Mason jar salads are versatile, tasty, and super easy to assemble. Here are some ways you can upgrade your practices to make the best mason jar salad:

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Tips for Making Mom Breakfast in Bed on Mother's Day

Tips for Making Mom Breakfast in Bed on Mother's Day

April 30, 2022

Breakfast in bed is a classic Mother’s Day gesture, and there are plenty of ways to make it special. Here are some tips for making breakfast in bed, and ways to put your Ergo Spout™ and mason jars to use for Mom’s special meal.

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6 Ways to Preserve Food in Mason Jars

6 Ways to Preserve Food in Mason Jars

April 02, 2022

Whether you are using an Ergo Spout® or not, we all know that mason jars are the workhorse of the home.  They offer so many uses in and around the kitchen and we want to highlight the ways you can use your mason jars to preserve food. Preserving food is fun, healthy, and a great way to seal in goodness and ensure that your food doesn’t spoil. So without further ado, here are just a few more ways you can use your mason jars:

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11 Ways to Use Mason Jars in Your Wedding

11 Ways to Use Mason Jars in Your Wedding

March 12, 2022

Rustic, quirky and eye-catching, mason jars are the perfect addition to your wedding. As with cooking and household tasks, mason jars can be used in any number of ways to celebrate your big day. From décor, drinks and even food service, these eco-friendly vessels never disappoint.

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6 Easy Ways To Make Valentine's Day Breakfast Special

6 Easy Ways To Make Valentine's Day Breakfast Special

February 10, 2022

A special breakfast can set the tone of the day and that's no different on Valentine’s Day. By sprucing up your Valentine’s Day breakfast, you are showing your significant other first thing in the morning just how much they mean to you! Here are six simple hacks to make Valentine’s Day morning extra wonderful.

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How To Evenly Spread Melted Butter On Popcorn with the Ergo Spout® MINI

How To Evenly Spread Melted Butter On Popcorn with the Ergo Spout® MINI

January 31, 2022

Popcorn has got to be the world’s favorite snack. From movie theaters, sleepovers, to street food vendors - popcorn is found all over and everyone has their favorite way of making it.

For us, the best is buttered popcorn and there is no better way to make it than using an Ergo Spout® Mini. The Mini allows you to evenly distribute the liquid gold butter to make sure that each bite is as buttery and good as the next.

Here are our best tips for making the most delicious popcorn.

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HOW TO TRAP FRUIT FLIES WITHOUT VINEGAR

How To Trap Fruit Flies Without Vinegar

March 25, 2021

Wondering how to trap fruit flies without vinegar?  There are lots of options!  Let us show you 5 different kinds of bait to use with our Fruit Fly Funnel.

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