Pass the Jam, Ma'am

Despite watching my mother making strawberry jelly and even helping her as a kid I was intimidated at the idea of making it myself.  Not sure why.  It only has 4 ingredients.  The process takes a bit of time (Be prepared for a good bit of clean up too.)  but it's not that hard. ...more

Healthy Strawberry Jam

This week we met our play group at a local strawberry farm for a fun morning of strawberry picking and picture-taking. I ended up getting close to four pounds of strawberries but I clearly underestimated our ability to polish off this many strawberries seeing as how it’s been two days and I am already planning another trip back. These were THE BEST strawberries I have ever had. They are sweet and juicy and beautifully ripe just as they should be....more