Preserving The Past Detail
The pie safe
The door of the pie safe is slightly ajar displaying the home baked pies prepared that morning.
The hoosier cabinet
Previous preserved fruit and vegetables can be seen in the jars on the shelves in the hoosier cabinet .
A hedgehog peeks from under the pie safe and being a nocturnal animal , it is nearing the hour for it to seek its dinner/
The kittens are licking the sides of the syrupy
pot. Their little paws are feeling very sticky from it.
Canning jars on the table
A new batch of marmalade has been prepared and after sipping her coffee, the busy mother is checking on the kittens at play near the pot.
Basket of fresh vegetables
The daily hand - picked vegetables have yet to be rinsed and packed away into the ice box nearby.