Archive for the ‘making stuff’ Category

The Holidays came and went and I had every intention of completing a number of things around the house.  Although I have not gotten around to completing the kitchen curtains (I have 8 stripped dishtowels that I plan on using), I did make my marmelade and we finally organized the kids’ room.

I had to reboil it because it had not jelled to my liking but in the end, it turned out great.  Note to self: I need to get a candy thermometer.  I stood there with an digital thermometer intended for meats and waited until the temperature was just right.

Here’s a photo of my jars: