In article <YOJWn.341544$[email protected] >,
Dave Smith <[email protected]> wrote:
> Yesterday we went around the corner to the berry farm and picked 3
> quarts of raspberries. It was the first day of their season and the
> picking was pretty easy. We came home and made two batches of jam.
Yum! Although, I do prefer making it seedless and that takes time.
It's too early for raspberries here, but soon.
> At any rate, the jam turned out well. I had a bunch of large jars and
> used them instead of the smaller ones. No need to use a dozen and a half
> small jars when 4 large and two smaller ones will do. I am not planning
> on giving them out to everyone. I am going to hard them for myself.
I've come to that conclusion myself. We use the smaller jars for
gifts, but a half pint jar for a family of eight just doesn't go that
far. I use pint jars for us now, half pints and four ounce jars for
Ranee @ Arabian Knits
"She seeks wool and flax, and works with willing hands." Prov 31:13