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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.
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