Jam Making

I see my friend Anne has been out Blackberry picking.Something Geoff and I do every year as I love to make Blackberry and Apple Jam.This week though I was given some Plums so decided to make Plum and Apple Jam.It made enough Jam to fill six nice jars and tastes divine.Once I acquire more plums […]

Jam making

I have this huge desire to make some jam….. Apple and blackberry jam to be precise. After hunting high and low I finally found my Good Housekeeping Complete Book of Home Preserving First problem is I have no jars…. but I have asked around and they have started pouring in and I am sure I will […]

Ruined Church of St James Bawsey

Today I took myself off on a walk, following a route that I had never taken before 🙂 I was able to do it with the help of ViewRanger and open street maps, using my iphone. The walk had a dice with death start, as I had to cross the very busy A149 at the […]

Rhubarb and Ginger jam

On Tuesday as I was leaving work I noticed that all the Rhubarb had been reduced. As Geoff loves Rhubarb I knew I just had to buy some. I love making Jam so I decided I would try some Rhubarb and ginger jam. It was the easiest Jam I have ever made 🙂 2 1/2 […]

Jam and Muffins…

At last I got round to making my first batch of jam this year. I decided to make strawberry jam for a change. I got my Strawberries from the Knights hill farm shop. They sell  slightly imperfect ones especially for jam making. This year making the jam was so much easier as I had got […]


There seems to be an abundance of Plums this year. So I am being given loads We started with a Plum crumble Now my freezer is full of Plums ready for Jam making, not that I really need any as I have a cupboard full from previous years, but I do so love making jam […]


On the way to yoga I saw this for sale out side someones house It was there just to tempt me and of course with my love of jam making I could not resist So more Rhubarb and Ginger jam shall be made this week 🙂 I only have one jar of marmalade left now […]