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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

jam and flowers

Been a while since my last post.   Lots going on and mostly all at once it seems.  
I am posting a picture of orange marmalade with pineapple that I canned a few days ago.

I will make a sponge cake and spread it between the layers for coffee or tea in the afternoon.

In the picture above sitting next to marmalade is celery growing in a shallow bowl of water.  
I will transfer it to a pot to grow some more before cutting to use in recipes.   Saw this done in a couple of blogs and it works very well.

some beading done in the evening,  need to wrap the stems with some floral tape


now to make some leaves for the flowers

3 comments:

Gina @ VictorianWannaBe said...

Hi Betsy! Nothing like homemade jams, yum! What a great job on the beaded pieces!
Happy February!
Gina

Mari said...

Hm marmalade's ready...time to try. Those beads are hard to wotk at, I mean I don't do well in crafts. But they are beautiful.

Elizabeth said...

The marmalade sounds wonderful !