Oh yes – if there is one flavour of jam I make every single year at Mr CR’s request it’s this one: my very berry vanilla jelly with blackberries, plums, apples and the secret weapon: vanilla bean paste.
A jam recipe! A recipe not for the faint hearted! Rich, decadent and with a flavour not quite matched elsewhere (so the Mr CR says) this is my very own recipe for plum and russet jelly!
It’s official! I love making jam – there is something so cathartic about it – watching the processes that go into it. It can take a while to do but the results are well worth it! I started making jam in 2010 and haven’t looked back since 🙂
Today I was over on the old-style money-saving forum at MoneySavingExpert which I love to do when I’m not on Pinterest or on this blog, and I was inspired by people’s tips and tricks for a frugal lifestyle, so I decided to have a think about my personal top skills/requirements for living a frugal urban […]