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Tomato Season Is Here! The Best Canning Recipes For All Of Those Tomatoes...

It has been a bit of a wait with the wet, cool and rainy garden season we have experienced here in Ohio – but the heat, humidity and sunshine have finally arrived – and along with it – the tomatoes are beginning to ripen.   593 more words

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Slicing Tomatoes!

Available August until frost.

All of our slicing tomatoes are heirlooms, and you cannot beat the taste of garden tomatoes!!  I grew up thinking all tomatoes were red and tasted the same, and now we grow a rainbow of colours that taste nothing like the ones you buy at the store.   243 more words

Homegrown Tomatoes -- Not just a Daydream

This winter was a cold one for most of us, making that next round of fresh homegrown tomatoes seem a distant daydream.  Did your supply of home-canned tomatoes from last year get low or even emptied?  299 more words


The Best Tomatoes To Grow For Eating, Cooking and Canning

Without a doubt, the tomato really is the most versatile plant in our garden – finding its way on to the dinner table all throughout the year in some way, shape or form. 1,123 more words

Life In The Garden

A Word a Week Photograph Challenge - Pots

…..thanks to Sue Llewellyn for this week’s word ‘pots’

One of my favourite photographs is of my husband standing on a ladder to stir down the tomato sauce that we were preparing for canning. 24 more words


Happy Winter dreams, roots.

Sod grass sales are a bit slow in January and there are 70 days until spring. Good news for those waking up to single digit temperatures this morning. 215 more words


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

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