Daily Archives: October 30, 2011

Yes! My Canning Jars Sealed!

On Friday I conducted my first foray into canning. I canned a dozen pints of apples and applesauce. I had so much fun doing it—carefully following the instructions given to me by Katharine Trauger. She is an excellent guide! If … Continue reading

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What % of who you are is genetics vs your choices? Daily post topic #291

What % of who you are is genetics vs your choices?. It’s the age-old question of nature vs nurture, isn’t it? As an adoptive mom, the sister to two adopted brothers, and the sister-in-law to an adopted woman I have … Continue reading

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