While the closest thing I've come to jamming was a short foray into homemade pickles, my accumulation of glass jars has grown quite handsomely. I have a small collection of blue glass jars set aside as candle holders for dining alfresco in the summer. The most recent additions are sweet little jam jars:
(This one holds my current favorite treat, Mamba Fruit Chews, but I think it would make a lovely cocktail glass too.)
With the holidays coming up, I can't think of a prettier (or simpler!) way to share baked goods:
|Photo by: Ellybeth|
One of our local thrift stores sells canning jars for .29¢ each. I try my hardest not to scoop their entire inventory into my arms while hissing defensively as other customers walk by.