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Sunshine in a Jar: Rose Geranium Apricot Jam

While we in the Midwest are sweating away the hours this summer, it may not come to mind that in only a few short months the days will be shorter and cooler, until another winter will be upon us.  The … Continue reading

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Have You Tried: Making Berry Jam?

As our household creeps toward food self-sufficiency, you would think our decision to keep backyard chickens would incite more concern than canning fruits and vegetables. However, botulism is a big word and scenes from Louisa May Alcott books where women … Continue reading

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Yes We Can Can!

With so many delicious fresh fruits and veggies available now at farmers markets (go to Real Time Farms to find one near you!), it is only natural to want to preserve some of the bounty for later enjoyment. I’ve wanted … Continue reading

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