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Preserving High Acid Foods

in apples applesauce canning preserving tomatoes Written by Lori Zappala of Lori’s Lipsmacking Goodness When people hear about canning they sometimes shriek with fear. I guess it is the botulism thing or maybe it’s the BIG amount of work that they think is involved in the canning process. With our […]

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Photography Tips: After the Shot

in digital imaging image editing Photography post-processing This article is the fourth in a four part series on photography tips written by Marika of Madcap Cupcake Despite our best efforts to get everything right before we click the button, photos can generally benefit from a little tweaking after the fact. […]

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Things that make you go hmmmm…

in Foods that make your toes curl – in a good way Umami Yumminess Written by Lori Zappala of Lori’s Lipsmacking Goodness and Audax of Audax Artifex Do you want to know what makes your tongue go into waves of ecstasy, sending happiness to the pleasure center of your brain? […]

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Photography Tips: Basic Lighting

in flash Lighting natural light Photography Tips This article is the first in a four part series on photography tips written by Marika of Madcap Cupcake Lighting is one of the most important elements to consider in order to create a successful photograph. In addition to your light source, one […]

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Photography Tips: Composition

in composition Photography photography tips This article is the third in a four part series on photography tips written by Marika of Madcap CupcakeComposition is undoubtedly a key element of photography. While many of you have a natural knack for seeing subjects in the best possible way, others may struggle […]

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We’re Makin’ Pickles!

in canning pickling preserving fruits and vegetables Written by L*Joy of SoupSpoon It all started with a garden. Anyone who has one, or knows someone who does, understands exactly what I mean when I say that there are some weeks in the middle of summer where you have fixed a […]