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The other day I made fig jam–one of my all time favorites. But in trying to speed up the process, I scorched the bottom of my enamel pot. I scrubbed and scrubbed, but couldn’t get the fine layer of burnt … Continue reading

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Blackberries turn to figs

Yesterday my friend Tung and I set off bright and early with her dog Toby to go blackberry picking. I love the process: finding the succulent black berries that are only sweet when perfectly ripe among the sour pretenders. The … Continue reading

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