The Family Larder with Karen Geiser ☆ Sponsored by Lehman's


Here is a list of what you will find in the workshop below:

  • A 19-minute video by Karen Geiser.
  • A PDF download of notes from Karen to get you started.
  • An exclusive discount on the book Pickled to Please. Scroll down for more details.
  • A special offer from Lehman's.

Feeding your family year-round with nutritious food takes a solid food preservation plan. Karen Geiser shares her plan to feed her family of seven. Her plan includes canning, freezing, dehydrating, fermenting, root cellaring, and cold framing. So, whether you're just starting or are well-seasoned, glean some tips to fortify your food security by building a better family larder.

Download a PDF from this workshop video!

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Take a look at these exclusive discounts from the Fair Bookstore!

Want to learn more about preserving food? Check out our book Pickled to Please. Plus, use the code MMEOFK61 at checkout for 25% off!


Pickled to Please

If you’ve been considering canning your own pickled products, Pickled to Please is perfect for you. Author Tamika Adjemian has put together a well-rounded collection of methods and recipes for your first foray into canning that will make it easier than ever. Intended for new and experienced home canners, this book covers food preservation methods, safety information, and teaches the “mix and match” approach that demonstrates the easy way to swap out seasonings and spices, vinegars and brines, and fruits and vegetables.

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About Karen Geiser


Karen Geiser lives with her family on a small farm just down the road from the Lehman's store in Kidron, Ohio. There, she's a regular demonstrator and homestead class instructor. She delights in garden experimentation, raising cut flowers, feeding her family well, and encouraging others in their homesteading journeys.

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Be prepared, not scared. Find products for self-sufficiency, from gardening and food preservation, to living without electricity, at With a retail store in Kidron, Ohio, and thousands of practical products online, let Lehman’s help you take the next step on your journey to a simpler life.

Use promotion code LARDER to get 10% off anything in their food preservation category. Offer good through 8/31/2020.