Category Archives: Recipes

Old-Fashioned Cooking: Leavening

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(OK, so apparently this is not my week for technology – first the power was out, then the internet went down for 10 days and now my camera won’t load pictures. At least I got the post up…) In this … Continue reading

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Cooking Beans

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I spent a good chunk of the day harvesting and cooking beans for the freezer. Beans are a multipurpose vegetable – perhaps the most multipurpose of all. Green beans, purple beans, yellow beans, streaked beans, snap beans, shell beans, wax … Continue reading

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When Jelly Won’t Jell

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Sound familiar? Fired a with housewifely wish to see her storeroom stocked with homemade preserves, she undertook to put up her own currant jelly. John was requested to order home a dozen or so of little pots and an extra … Continue reading

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