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Peach Bourbon Jam & Water Bath Canning

  Last week I learned how to jam. My county’s extension office held a class on how to make jams, jellies, and preserves. The class gave me confidence that I could make my own jam at home and I didn’t even need a pressure cooker. All of these can be made with a technique called…… Continue reading Peach Bourbon Jam & Water Bath Canning

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Making Dandelion Wine

It has been a fast paced spring so far and I’ve barely been able to keep up. Between working, searching for full time employment, home projects, lots of volunteer work, friends/family, and getting my garden going, there’s been lots of ideas for posts, but little time for fruition. However, there’s some fruition going on in my…… Continue reading Making Dandelion Wine

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A Feast of Ice & Fire: Game of Thrones Dinner

A few weeks ago my friend came to me and asked if I would cater a dinner party feast for this tv show’s premiere  Game of Thrones. Even though I don’t watch any tv or know anything about shows on these days, I thought it was pretty cool that a tv show had its own cookbook,…… Continue reading A Feast of Ice & Fire: Game of Thrones Dinner

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Simple Vegetable Soup in 20 minutes

One dish my grandma fixes every so often is vegetable soup. It’s so plain and simple that it hits the spot. Usually mine ends up too hearty with an abundance of large vegetables, pasta, beans, and doesn’t resemble soup, but a watery vegetable mix. My grandma reminded me of how I like my soup, with lots of…… Continue reading Simple Vegetable Soup in 20 minutes