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Thread #24868   Message #287347
Posted By: Bert
29-Aug-00 - 04:42 PM
Thread Name: Household Folklore and Tips
Subject: Household Folklore and Tips
We've had several recipe threads but this is slightly different. Hints and tips from around the house or farm or factory or office. Old wives tales and folk medicine stuff will be most welcome as well.

Here's a start...

When making strawberry jam, it will set without pectin if you add lemon juice and make the jam one the SAME DAY that you pick the strawberries.