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Apricot Jam

4 Oct

On my cabin getaway in mid-August I came home with A LOT of fruit. This is my attempt at making Apricot Jam.

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Garlic Dill Pickles

2 Sep

I’ve ventured into the world of canning this year and for my first endeavor I chose pickles. Armed with lots of research from my mom’s preserving books from the 70’s and several websites, including Well Preserved. I had the pleasure of meeting Joel and Dana when I had a pie stand at the Dufferin Grove Farmers’ Market in Toronto a few years ago. They have a plethora of preserving tips and recipes on the website and their Facebook page has cultivated a preserving community rich with advice and ideas. I settled on their Quick Dill Pickle recipe with a few modifications. Continue reading