Tag Archives: summer

Strawberry Rhubarb Jam – The First Harvest of Summer!

My favorite berry farm opened for the season on Saturday! I was so excited. Time for freezing and jam making! I got some hood strawberries and one I’ve never tried before – Sweet Ann. If you’ve never tried one I … Continue reading

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Fresh Squeezed Lemonade

It’s been summer weather here that last few days. Yesterday we hit 80 degrees and it simply feels like lemonade weather. And nothing is tastier than lemonade made from fresh squeezed lemons. It’s not as hard as you think –

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Freezing Corn

Wow – it’s corn season already! We have a guy that comes around with a pick-up truck full of the stuff, honking like an ice cream truck! He sells it five ears for a dollar and I bought a lot! … Continue reading

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Sausage Pizza Burger

The weather has been so hot, neither of us have been particularly hungry or interested in cooking. And turn the oven on? Not a chance! But I’m craving some pizza!! Well, then I got an idea! A new take on … Continue reading

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Fresh Blackberry Muffins – Bread of the Month!

It’s blackberry season here in the Pacific Northwest – and we have a plethora of varietals! The Marion berry is the premier Oregon berry and it has a short season. It is a cross between the Chehalem and Olallie blackberries … Continue reading

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