Lacto-Fermented Raspberry Preserves

We weren’t eating the raspberries from our yard fast enough, so I decided to harvest a pint and try my hand at fermenting them. I mainly did this for my little boy, to have in his peanut butter and jam sandwiches (my husband’s favorite thing to make for him). Adapted from the “Berry Preserves” recipe…

Salicylate Sensitivity?

My little boy just turned three this month. He was born a docile child–almost never cried as a baby (although he was held constantly, and his needs never delayed beyond necessity–so easy when they are so little). I did eventually teach him it was okay┬áto cry, if he needed a release, but never expected that…