Vintage Books: Drying Food Nature’s Way

I came across a 1975 edition of Drying Food Nature’s Way (second revised edition). Nothing like finding a like-new copy at a library book sale for pennies. The book was written to promote the “Nature’s Way” Food Dryer, which was touted as the “first…

Franklin Ghost Town

Franklin Ghost Town. Located outside of Black Diamond, Wa is a hike that I had never done, mostly because when I had first moved to this area it was a gray area for use. There wasn’t parking then, nor was it being maintained. Times…

Cost Plus World Market Food Finds Roundup

I had some free time to shop at Cost Plus World Market this past weekend, and found some great food finds. Duke’s Shorty Sausages. Single serving packs. Perfect for slicing thin and adding into a meal. Or just snacking on….. Dried mushrooms are expensive….