I Make Jam

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    Blackberry Jam Makes Me Remember...

    I remember going to the blackberry patch with my brother and a bucket. It took forever to fill up that bucket because we always ate them as fast as we picked them. I remember the chigger bites up and down my legs. The best memory is the one when the jam was made, and...
    TwinkleC TwinkleC
    3 Responses Oct 30, 2008

    I Made Some Rosella Jam Once

    I love jam... we had some rosella bushes growing and I made some jam with them ... it was fun enough but oh the mess afterwards was sticky.... i love many jams so did my grandfather... gooseberry, rose petal (so long as its not too sweet), passionfruit & mango, marmalade...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 15, 2011

    My New Favorite Jam

    Some time ago I found a jam-recipe that sounded so weird that I just had to test it. I'm so glad I did, because it's the best jam I've ever tasted: Rhubarb banana jam! The first batch is almost eaten already, because I've given some jars to my friends and family, so I'm going to...
    Fennella Fennella
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jul 18, 2008

    Every Summer..

    It's really easy and just a nice way to make something out of fruits. And you can eat it all year long :)
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 23, 2008

    The Devil And Too Much Of A Good Thing

    I used to make huge batches of jam, because I felt if I had to go through all that effort, I should make a lot of it. It seemed efficient, but it meant acquiring cases and cases of fruit, lots of washing, chopping, boiling. I became obsessed with finding mason jars and lids, and...
    auroramaru auroramaru
    46-50, F
    Dec 9, 2011
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