Monthly Archives: June 2011

Farmers Market History

A friend posted this video of the Los Angeles Farmers Market in what appears to be the 1950s. I have to say I really enjoyed it. Not much has changed, except the clothing and the cars. Advertisements

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Jam Hints

There’s a nice check list for you home jammers out there at Canning across America for what one needs for home canning. here’s the link: http://www.canningacrossamerica.com/2011/06/27/water-bath-canning-cheat-sheet/

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Why I love the Farmers Market

As I was cooking up a half-dozen 1/2 flats of strawberries yesterday I thought about how much I enjoyed my weekend at the various farmer’s markets I attended. It all started at the Bellevue Farmer’s market when  red pickup pulled  in and said … Continue reading

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An evening in Bellevue

Last week I was assisted in my sales efforts by my daughter the rabbi and her beautiful friend Teresa. They had come in from out-of-town and seemed to enjoy their work. Teresa, who speaks a gazillion languages, has her own company … Continue reading

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