Canning Stewed Tomatoes
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Canning Stewed Tomatoes

Remember how we went to the Farmer’s Market in Asheville last Sunday and purchased 11 bushels of tomatoes? This year I decided to use part of the tomatoes to make Stewed Tomatoes which I love to eat with okra and cornbread. Yum! Melissa’s Stewed Tomatoes for Canning 2 quarts coarsely chopped tomatoes 1/4 cup chopped…

Melissa’s Amish Peanut Butter
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Melissa’s Amish Peanut Butter

Friday evening we had a shocking event with one of our horses. Mr. Cooper (who owns the land where we keep our horses) called and said that he was peeing blood. So we rushed over to check on him. There was a lot of blood. A scary amount of blood. In more than one place….

The Abomination of Desolation
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The Abomination of Desolation

“When ye therefore shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, stand in the holy place, (whoso readeth, let him understand:)Then let them which be in Judaea flee into the mountains…” Matthew 24:15, 16 KJV. I’ve been giving the verse above quite a bit of thought as of late. Matthew 24…