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FROG jam & such

Saturday we went out for a bit to try something new. On the way home we stopped by this little roadside stand.

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Now I'm wishing I'd have bought some of the green peanuts so I could make my own boiled peanuts. I've never made my own before, but I'm willing to try it. And I love love love boiled peanuts. Yum.

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They also had these salt roasted, but we didn't get any of those either.

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Goodness gracious, I love me some okra! My favorite way to eat it is lightly roasted in the oven with a little salt and olive oil. Oh my. We didn't get any okra though. Totally regretting that right now.

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We did get some South Georgia-grown peaches though. A roadside stand is the best place for peaches, in my opinion. Somehow the ones from the grocery store aren't as tasty. Maybe it's my imagination. There used to be a place I went nearish my mom's that had peaches for sale, all kinds of jam, and sold their own homemade peach ice cream. Glorious. Looks like they're still around. Hmmm...

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Peach jam. As much as I love it, we only had so much cash and we let V pick. She didn't want the peach jam.

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She didn't want the FROG jam either. That would've been nice.

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She wanted the local honey, with honeycomb in the jar. But I didn't take a picture of that.

Go figure!


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Jude Cowell

Sounds fun! Funny that i got you some jam to bring along...not telling what kind though. And yes, you really should've gotten the okra. Definitely.

maya | springtree road

one should always get the okra. ;)


My girls love honey with the honeycomb. :)

Boy, that ALL looks good!!


I do love peanuts - but even when we lived in the deep south and saw them on roadside stands everywhere - I never could manage to eat the boiled peanuts...

The jam sounds yummy though...

Sandra Olensky

Hi Maya, I love boiled peanuts too! I find that steamed edamame (lightly salted) reminds me of boiled peanuts. I would LOVE to have some of that peach jam, how delish! You guys do some really fun things. Hugs to You, H and V :)


I've never had boiled peanuts or okra! I would love to try okra, but never see it in the stores around here.


I've always wanted to try boiled peanuts. I'm thinking family road trip to Georgia!


OMG! I would have jumped all over that figgy ginger frog jam.

Recently I was at a Japanese restaurant and they brought out boiled peanuts instead of edamame. I know...strange. But they wash down good with sake. Probably just as good as a co-cola.

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