Monthly Archives: October 2013



SHARE THIS PAGE: If you haven’t noticed we’ve gone PINK here at Fillmore Container! We’ve been giving away a pink Cuppow every day this month, and we are excited to announce a new pink giveaway. First, we’d like to congratulate the winner of these adorable pink cozies (from goodkarma), Mason jar mugs and pink Cuppows. […]

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Upcoming Food Events in PA


SHARE THIS PAGE: We are excited to be a part of two really great events that celebrate local food. Thursday, October 24, 2013 – Lancaster Food Day Sunday, October 27, 2013 – Lehigh Valley Harvest Event Lancaster Food Day Lancaster Food Day is part of a national celebration and movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable […]

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Crockpot Apple Butter Recipe


SHARE THIS PAGE: A is for APPLE…B is for BUTTER…and it’s what we’re up to this time of year! Last year we made some crockpot apple butter and it was such a hit and super easy, we decided to do it again. This year we had three crockpots going. We used a recipe from Canning […]

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How to Measure Jars and Lids for the Perfect Match


SHARE THIS PAGE: We often hear from folks who have some bottles and jars, but need some new lids in order to re-use or re-purpose them. “How do I know what size lid will fit” is the question we get asked. Sometimes, it’s the opposite…a customer inherits a large number of lids, but doesn’t have […]

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In Support of PINK


SHARE THIS PAGE: October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and we are going PINK in support! We have a month of pink giveaways planned just for you. We put together a fun pink drink set to kick things off. We reached out to Bren at goodkarma and she designed the most adorable pink cozies I […]

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