My neighbor brought me these.
What to do. Too many to just eat. I went to work placing them in boiling water, then into ice water to remove the skin. I then started some jars in the dish washer, set out rings and lids, and located my recipe for Italian Spiced Tomatoes. I brought in the canner. set out my spices, and mixed everything. Bringing it all together I came up with this
Now there will be no waste. I really didn’t really want to can but I can’t let things spoil. Now everything is put away and I’m free to do what I want. I thought a visit with you was called for so here I am.
The exciting thing that happen during this time was a very bad thunder storm. I had just gotten everything into to jars, the lids on, when the power went out. Using a flash light I managed to get the jars into the canner and David took a match and lit the burner. Using the flashlight I started timing using David’s phone,
After the water started boiling we timed that and remove the jars to the table. I then laid down until after the power came back on. What an afternoon