Figs seem to multiply like crazy and they don't stay fresh for very long. So when you have a fig tree and they all seem to get ripe at once, you need a good way to preserve them. We utilize this food preservation method for our surplus.
Dehydrated marshmallows are one of my kids' favorite treats! They like them in cereal, hot cocoa, but best of all - eating them right out of the jar. They are super easy to make and will pretty up those pantry shelves with color.