Category Archives: preserving food

Getting Ready for the Big Night

Halloween is a big deal at my house. Every year I host a giant blowout, and this year I’ve really outdone myself.  It’s a Sherlock Holmes-style mystery, where guests can find clues to solve the Case of the Missing Mason … Continue reading

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Getting Canned

I remember carefully navigating the stairs into the basement of my grandparents’ ranch house as a little girl, stealing around the corner to where my Mommom’s canned goods perched. Shelf after shelf sat filled with glass mason jars.  Plump tomatoes … Continue reading

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