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Category: Good Stuff

Food Drying

I often pondered owning a dehydrator. What would I use it for? Is it too expensive? Can’t I just use the oven on a low setting? Where would I store it? Is it better to dehydrate or just continue to freeze all of the in-… Continue reading

Fall Foods: Dates

I love dates. They’re ‘nature’s candy’ and so versatile. Right before we left Las Vegas, we went to China Date Ranch with home school friends and my enthusiastic neighbor Fred. Fred told us about the ranch and endured the van ride out there with us.… Continue reading

A Day of Food: Eugene

A few weeks back, the man and I left the offspring with my Mom and headed to Oregon. We needed to find a home and take care of business bits. I’d been to Oregon as a young kid and couldn’t tell you a thing about… Continue reading