Summertime Fruit

It is summertime here in Texas. You know what that means don't you?

There are lots of good fruit to eat . . .

And more good fruit to make into yummy jams and jellies. . .

This is a batch of plum jam. Yummmm . . .

It gets a bit steamy when making jam because of the boiling pot but oh how good it will be to eat a little bit of summertime this winter.

The side benefit is that the jars are so pretty when full of jam that I leave them out on the counter for a bit just to enjoy their beauty. I am headed outside right now to see if my peaches are ready. Oh how pretty the peach jam will look on my counter.

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Marydon said...

TD ~ Oh, that look soooo yummy!
I used to do all this canning & jamming ... it is pretty to look at ... each batch arriving brings such delight to the eye & the snacking time for testing.

Have a lovely summer's eve ~
TTFN ~ Marydon

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IN Puercorico, a territory of USA in the Caribbean, most people are not into watermelons.

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Arija said...

Yum yum, I love making jam too and find it hard to put away.

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