Canning for Christmas

For Christmas this year we decided to give my parents something practical. My Dad has been ill for the past few months, and my Mom has been trying to take care of him, while working a full time job. She has a hard time getting all the chores done around the house, let alone getting…

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It has taken longer than it probably should have, but our site is finally up and running. We are a family living in suburban Pacific Northwest, interested in gardening, food preservation, self reliance and everything in between. We are looking forward to making this site a rich resource for everyone. Please visit us again soon!…