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    Blackberry Freezer Jam using Frozen Berries

    Earlier this year¬†we picked blackberries at a local Georgia farm. It was a fun, family day in 90+ degree heat! ūüėČ Instead of using the berries right away, they all went into the freezer using this method for freezing berries. After facing a near outage of jam (it was a close one, there was rationing happening on the lunch sandwiches), I decided it was high time to bust those blackberries out of the freezer and make some delicious Blackberry Freezer Jam.   Since the berries were in the freezer, I spread them out on a cookie sheet and let them sit on the counter for a good 30 minutes¬†while they…

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    Blueberry Freezer Jam with Frozen Berries

    If you’ve known me for 3 seconds, you will know that I LOVE freezer jam. I love it so much that when we moved to Georgia, I packed a cooler with our remaining precious containers of jam and some ice packs and checked it as luggage on the plane. I’m sure TSA (and my family and friends) thought I was cuckoo, but I didn’t care! I¬†brought a little piece of home to our new home. There’s just one little problem with freezer jam. Say it isn’t so!¬† Freezer space can be a problem. Even having enough containers can be a¬†problem. So, what’s a girl to do? Simple. Freeze berries in…