Jars, part 1

a small part of the collection

I bought a case or two of canning jars several years ago, before I started canning, to store dry goods in my pantry. Since I started canning my collection has exploded.  At last count I have more than 250 jars in the house.

At the beginning of the summer, many of these (200?) are empty and sitting on a shelf in the basement, waiting for canning season to begin. By October, they’re all full! Continue reading