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The Numbers (updated)

131 148 half pint jars 35 41 pint jars 30 pint and a half jars 40 quart jars 256 279 total jars It was a lot of work to fill 256 279 jars, but I spread it out over the whole summer.  I started in April when the rhubarb is fresh and juicy, making “Old […]

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Preserved and Pickled Presents

beet, cauliflower, and cucumber pickles photo by vsimon We are making a list and checking it twice. Sorting through our colorful pickle and jam selection, choosing just the right kind for each recipient. Wouldn’t you like to get some summer in a jar? These gifts took some forethought. We pickled and preserved this summer. But […]

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J is for Jam

Everyone’s first thought is to spread jam on toast. And many gluten free breads certainly benefit from it. But there are other fun ways to use jam. As a filling between cake layers. Warm it and serve as a sauce over ice cream. Serve with soft cheeses and crunchy rice crackers. As a filling for […]

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