And if your sweet son decides to sharpen your knives for you, pay attention.
Sharpening a knife makes it sharp.
Grab a bandage, and a glove and get back to work.
Because now everyone is waiting.
Place pulp into a large pot. Add remaining ingredients and bring to boil.
Boil hard for 1 hour.
Mix 1 heaping Tb. cornstarch with 1-2 Tb. cold water, then add to boiling mixture. Continue to boil for another 1/2 hour to thicken.
Pour into pint jars and process in a boiling water bath for 10 minutes.
Each batch makes about 5 pints.