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Bread and Butter Pickles, finished pickles in canning jars

Bread and Butter Pickles

Bread and Butter Pickles, sweet and tangy, my favorite pickle canning recipe to capture summer in a jar. These are the best! This is the summer I tried my hand at pickling.  I love it.  I’m hooked.  Just opened a jar of the bread and butter pickles I made and oh…my…god.  Outrageously good!  And I …

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Apricot Jam

I usually make lots of strawberry jam every spring, but not this year.  Too much going on with the move and the weather was weird, I don’t think it was a good crop this year in my neck of the woods.  I saw some really good apricots at the store and bought them on a whim. …

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Strawberry Jam

When I lived in St. Paul, MN, I had a truly amazing neighbor named Truus.  I was new to the area with three little ones and she was welcoming, helpful and oh so wise. The incredible food she turned out of her tiny kitchen was delicious! When I came home from the hospital after a difficult …

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