Monthly Archives: July 2014

Quick Pickling Recipes

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SHARE THIS PAGE: This week’s CSA share included some new plant foods for our family. I’m drawn to the heirloom botanicals and intrigued by the sometimes odd looking “fruits”.  My friend Melissa (who runs the True Vine CSA)  was amused by my excitement over the interesting items – lemon cucumbers and some very large, long […]

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Seawicks Candle Company + a Giveaway

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are consistently impressed with the creativity of our customers and their unique business stories. We always love hearing about (and testing) our customer’s products! Today, we’re featuring one of our ingenious customers, and giving you a chance to win one of their products. Seawicks Candle Company, like many, has a great […]

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Tips for Making Double Batches of Jam

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Making Multiple Batches of Plum Star Anise Jam & Tomato Basil Jam from Food in Jars Our jamming kettles & canners were quite busy the other day as I multi-tasked, something I usually don’t recommend with preserving. However, I needed to do some testing of some new jars and lids that we […]

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Marisa McClellan Comes to Lancaster for Canning Demos & Book Signing

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are so excited to announce that Marisa McClellan, popular canning blogger and author of canning books, Food in Jars: Preserving in Small Batches Year Round and Preserving by the Pint: Quick Seasonal Canning for Small Spaces, is coming to our neck of the woods on Friday, August 8th! Join us, at Fillmore […]

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Sweet Cherry Vanilla Jam

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Cherry season is one of our favorites, but it never seems to be around long enough! It seems that every year, we’re scurrying to get and create something special with these delightful little fruits! We’re very blessed to live in an area with several wonderful orchards including some that offer the “Pick […]

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