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5 Reasons to Embrace Home Canning

Home canning might seem more like an activity your grandparents did than something busy people in our day would embrace. But canning homegrown and local foods is undergoing a revival, and many people …

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5 Ways to Savor the Flavors of Summer

There’s only one thing in my mind that rivals the warmth and fun of summer: the taste of summer. Fresh ripe berries, summer squash, right-off-the-vine tomatoes—not much compares to these magnificently…

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‘Tis Almost the Season: Unique Holiday Gifts

You know those people who are done with their holiday shopping before school starts, some of whom already have their gifts wrapped?  Well, I’m not one of them.  I am a tried and true last minute shopp…

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Home Canning is Hot

Home canning is getting its close-up, a revival that was bound to happen eventually. It's funny how trends sneak up. I began to think about canning as I gravitated more and more toward a local diet. I…

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