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8 Steps to Homemade Freezer Jam

I love summer. I love the long, warm days and the fresh fruit that is abundantly available. I grew up on a farm, and we had a wealth of fruit in our backyard—strawberries, raspberries, cherries and an apple orchard. One of my fondest memories is of making jam with my mom. We would go out in the early morning hours and pick the fruit and then make jam. She often made fresh bread to go with the jam. What a treat!

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Family, Friends, and Beef Tenderloin

I don’t know about you, but as time has gone on, I’ve found it harder and harder to be able to get everyone together for the holidays. So when we do manage to get together, I want to be sure the occasion will be really memorable. I wanted to make something extra special, and worthy of the holiday season.

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Savory Parmesan Thumbprints

I love how the holidays bring people together! It’s such a great opportunity to gather friends and family. We all come together to eat fabulous food, reminisce about the past, and look forward to what the New Year has in store.

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Winter Squash with Fried Sage Leaves – A Side Dish with a Twist

I love to entertain, whether it’s inviting friends over for a casual meal on a weekend or hosting a get-together for family. Part of the fun is the planning, which includes everything from deciding on the main dish, all the way to a scrumptious dessert and the centerpiece for my table. But, there’s always one area I struggle with: coming up with interesting side dishes.

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‘Twas the Mice Made For Christmas…

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, we were all stirring and craving a peanut butter mouse!

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Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen Experts

The Test Kitchen creates the Land O'Lakes recipes you trust. Take a look behind the scenes to learn how they do it.

Friends of the Test Kitchen

Get inspired by our favorite bloggers as they invite you in their kitchen to dish on recipes and feeding those they love.

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• Ree Drummond •

As a busy mom who writes about food, family and living on her ranch in Oklahoma, the kitchen is Ree's frontier.

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• Sadie •

Sadie is a creative cook who looks for culinary inspiration everywhere. Her family's small dairy farm in Minnesota has been a part of the Land O'Lakes cooperative since 2005.

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