Well it's really marmalade but the title looks better like that. And I do also enjoy a little tongue twister. Hehe. It may be real easy for English speaking people to say that but for us Swedes those sounds are too confusingly similar and yet not. Hehe.
On Sunday I harvested our plums and made the marmalade. I've tried different recipes since we moved here and somehow it always came out to runny. Last year I tried the preserving sugar which already has everything in it, you just add the fruit.
It works so well! Perfect color and perfect consistency and so quick!
I printed some label which I cut out and glue-sticked (Is that a verb? Glue-stuck???) on each jar. The simpler the label the better is my experience. I tire easily of things I make myself so a simple frame and typeface is what I go for nowadays.
If this post looks different from my previous ones it's because I suddenly today have the new typepad version on the "next-generation-platform" which is supposedly easier to use. Having written 127 posts on the old version this feels new and exciting but also a little bit uncomfortable. Where to save, how to upload… Apparently one can now click on the photos to see them full size. Can't tell if it works because it doesn't as I'm typing this. Will have to try after publishing…
And to top all this new technical stuff off today I finally got the full Photoshop CS3 on my laptop and that confuses me completely since for some reason, although I chose the English version it's in Swedish. I now have to relearn it all in Swedish. Like always, so much to do and so little time…