Monthly Archives: January 2011

Sugar and right livelihood

Is this package the devil in a powder? As I sit in the Market on Sundays, I ask shoppers if they’d like a taste and from time to time I get the anti-sugar response. “No, I’m off sugar” or “Does … Continue reading

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Winter Morning Wonderful

I mentioned on facebook the other day that I was glad I lived in Seattle because I wouldn’t die from a heart attack shoveling snow.  On the other hand, I’m eating a breakfast now which would work well on a … Continue reading

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The Blues and some Marmalade

A quote from my daily calender: “I got the blues thinking of the future, so I left off and made some marmalade. It’s amazing how it cheers one up to shred oranges and scrub the floor.”  — D. H. Lawrence.

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Etsy and Me

I’ve been paying attention this week to my Etsy page (www.etsy.com/shop/farmersmarketjam) . I thought it would be easy enough, but like most things, more work was necessary. I’m sure I’ll get better as I go along, but I’ve got five … Continue reading

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Etsy here we come

My first listing on Etsy, I’m pretty please with myself.

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What would they say in rehab?

Spent time in the kitchen this morning with a brand new winter flavor —Mimosa. It’s pretty good, organic orange juice, pretty good champagne and tastes like a mimosa. I’ve accumulated a pretty good little mix of alcohol based jellys. I … Continue reading

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