6 DIY Spice Combinations to Give Home Cooking a Facelift (Recipes Included) - Planet Green. Homemade Crock Pot Pear Sauce (or Applesauce. One thing I love to do when I find great deals on soon-to-be-expiring apples and pears is to make homemade pear sauce or applesauce in the crock pot.
You could also do it on the stove, but I’ve found that dumping everything in the crock pot and then leaving it is easier for me right now. Wash and peel fruit. Core and chop. Dump chopped fruit in the crock pot and pour a about one cup of water over and sprinkle generously with cinnamon. Let this simmer for a few hours until the fruit is very soft. Make Your Own Granola Bars - Planet Green. Make Your Own Vanilla - Planet Green.