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A leftover wedding present for breakfast

We’ve moved house a few times since getting married (and a lot more times before that). I have been accused of having wandering feet and much as I try to staple them to the floor, they keep wandering.  208 more words


The Archaeodeath Heritage Jam 2015 - Day 2

On day 2 of my Archaeodeath Heritage Jam project -“Heritage Jam: Conserving the Past” – I visited two sites that helped me reflect on the significance of conserves in heritage contexts. 386 more words

Places And Landscapes

Strawberry week: Easy Peesy!

The last of this series and the easiest! 

Because strawberries won’t last t’il winter, one of the best options to preserve those amazing fruits is still to freeze them. 302 more words


We Found Ourselves In A Bit Of A Jam.

When all the jam’s scone
What will you do?
Has it occurd to you
That a preservation order
Is no good when our conversation
About conservation turns… 40 more words


Rhubarb & Ginger Jam

11 years ago we bought a house with an all but abandoned veg patch.  There were three large rhubarb clumps.  When I made three distinct raised bed around the crudely dug earth, I divided the rhubarb and replanted it in several places in my revitalised veg patch presuming it would not all survive.  290 more words

Jams Pickles & Chutney

The promise of mango

By Cathy Barrow

The mango is such a satisfying fruit after these past few months of storage apples. The colour alone is exotic and promising. I am so mad for mango that this year I was determined to make enough condiments to enjoy after the season has passed, but the reality is different. 1,477 more words


Citron confit salé

Voici la recette la plus simple de la terre !

Il faut:

  • des citrons
  • du gros sel
  • de l’huile d’olive

Soigneusement laver et sécher les citrons. 77 more words