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Mary Ellen Hughes Hi Sherrie. No, I didn't come from a farm family, but my husband has enjoyed having a big vegetable garden. As you probably know, you get tons of one …moreHi Sherrie. No, I didn't come from a farm family, but my husband has enjoyed having a big vegetable garden. As you probably know, you get tons of one vegetable at a time and have to figure out how not to waste too much. Pickling was one way, and I learned and experimented and got recipes from friends, which was how many of the recipes in the books developed.
I'm so glad you enjoyed the series, but the publisher decided to end it. Some day I'd like to continue it on my own - when I have time. Right now I'm busy working on the Keepsake Cove series, so it might be a while.(less)
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