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April 2010

  • Apple Earl Grey Almond Jelly || Hitchhiking to Heaven
    Preserves

    Apple Earl Grey Almond Jelly

    I posted a version of this recipe a few weeks ago, when I was making myself crazy trying to get it right. Since then, I’ve worked it over both in my head…

  • Apple Mint Nasturtium Jelly || Hitchhiking to Heaven
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    Apple Mint Nasturtium Jelly

    A few weeks ago, I promised Stewart I’d make leg of lamb for his birthday in May. I’ve got a lot of learning to do, because the only thing I know about…

  • Speed Cows
    Words

    You Are Beauty

    The other day I walked into the gym and on the massage sign-up board, someone had written “You Are Beauty.” This prompted in me a huge, instinctive internal eye roll. I was…

  • Double Meyer Marmalade || Hitchhiking to Heaven
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    Double Meyer Marmalade (Lemons & Rum)

    2010 Marin County Fair First Place Winner! So I was looking in the liquor cabinet, because that’s where I keep my canning supplies. (Honest.) Right up front was a bottle of Myers’s…