Canning

I really enjoy canning. I’ve canned tomato soup and I’ve canned jelly’s and jams. I want to get into canning other things, but I need a pressure canner. You can only do certain things at different acidity levels in water baths versus a pressure canner. I took a course on canning and would have toContinue reading “Canning”

Wishing your life away..

One thing I don’t like about life is you wish it away. Especially if you are working. You wish it was Friday so the weekend could start. Dread the Mondays and wish it was Friday again. I know I’m guilty of it. I wish it was Friday more and more. That’s 4 entire days aContinue reading “Wishing your life away..”

Hard days…

Some days are harder than others. We all have them even if we don’t want to admit it. Today was a hard day for me. I lost my dad May 2019 and all I could do today is think of my dad. I cried on and off most the day. I thought of what heContinue reading “Hard days…”

Handwriting..

Sometimes it’s the little things that set you off. For me today, I saw a sticky note that my dad had written on. I immediately started crying. He passed away May 16, 2019. People say it gets easier. I don’t think it does. I have days that I can live and breathe and do everythingContinue reading “Handwriting..”

I know I say this a lot…

I know I say this a lot. I really don’t like the hamster wheel that is life. They say to make something of yourself. How do you do that without burning out in the other things you’re doing? What about your job and paying for the things that you need? How does one balance doingContinue reading “I know I say this a lot…”

It’s that time of year again..

I have picked two harvests of beauty berries and at some point I will make jelly again. I love this time of year. The purple berries are absolutely beautiful. I typically pick the first two or three harvests and leave the last one for the birds to eat. The problem I am going to haveContinue reading “It’s that time of year again..”