Preserving Apples

Our library, in addition to books, has a “library of things,” which is a collection of various household items that you can check out just like a book. The items include board games, an InstaPot, video cameras, a ukelele, a metal detector….and a food dehydrator! I put it on hold a month or so ago, and it became available last week!

I’ve been wanting to try dehydrating apples and other things to find another way to preserve seasonal fruit.

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Happy Halloween!

Yesterday, Nate and I made a trip to the Sauvie Island Pumpkin Patch.

The Pumpkin Patch also has hay rides, a corn maze, a small animal farm, a market, and concessions. The corn maze was, unfortunately, too muddy (due to all the rain we’ve had lately), but we found a pumpkin and enjoyed the views from the patch.

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