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My first attempt at canning tomatoes is a success

It’s a chilly, grey November day, and summer tomatoes are long gone.

But thanks to a recent day spent in the kitchen, I’m making spaghetti sauce tonight from local, late summer tomatoes. 367 more words

Home And Family

Tomato Processing

Following the final big tomato harvest, we prepare a large batch of spaghetti sauce and salsa! First ingredient is tomatoes, of course!

Loads of fresh crisp red onions! 180 more words

Mexican Sauce

Sunday I was blessed with a plethora of tomatoes. I took Boo with me to pick whatever I wanted. I returned with 10 gallons of green tomatoes that I have plans for this week. 259 more words

Canning For Keeps

Canning Homegrown Tomatoes

As I have mentioned in the past, most of the food I can doesn’t come from my garden, other folks grow it. But this year my garden has been fairly prolific, and quite a few jars of home canned goods have come out of the garden. 104 more words


The Last Of Our Tomatoes

Rain is coming and  bringing  the cold weather with it here in the foothills of the Oregon Cascades near Eugene. I can feel it in my bones.   547 more words


Canning Crushed Tomatoes.

Tomatoes fresh from the garden…

Blanched to make it easy to peel the skins off…

Canned and ready for storage!

In the spring I decided I wanted to plant extra tomato plants so that I could can some of the harvest.   520 more words


Throwback Thursday

Today was one of those days where I was feeling my A.D.D. big time… Not that I’ve ever been diagnosed officially with this – it seems to have come out pretty much at the same time as motherhood! 1,099 more words