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I have been creating....

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Yes... I have been creating. Just not jewelry or beads or sculptures.
Canned goods. Lots of canned goods.☺ Mostly tomato based canned goods cuz, well... this was a good tomato year☺ And a good jalapeno year, but I was too busy to get pics;(
For the last two weeks I have had a heater going in the greenhouse at night to keep it warm enough for my babies to ripen up. Due to a late season attack of aphids and temps dipping into the low 30s at night, I decided it was time to harvest all of the tomatoes, red and green.
I spent most of the day Saturday clearing out the greenhouse. I picked all of the tomatoes and cleared out all of the plants. I will be very busy over the next few days ( weeks? ) Half of these became the pizza sauce in the pic up top, the other half is going to become another batch of spaghetti sauce
So far I have made 22 pints of green tomato salsa (awesome) 12 pints of red salsa 8 pints of pizza sauce 6 qts spaghetti sauce 6 pints jalapeno jelly I have the last of the pep…