I made ketchup ! I am not a big fan of ketchup, but I have tomatoes, so I made ketchup. I am now a big fan of ketchup. I bought a Instapot and I have been trying out all kinds of things to do in it. I didn't unpack it for
several days because it looked so intimidating. I consider sending it back to Amazon, even before I took it out of the box. Now that I have it, I have put my 2 Crock pots and my rice cooker away. Veggie
broth , done Yogurt , done. ketchup , done. I will try rice next. I might even try some chicken . It was another beautiful day in the NW. I needed a sweat shirt,but most of the natives were in short sleeves and sun glasses.My son was on his roof, acting like
a chimney sweep. There gets to a point that a Mom just has to let her kid go and do crazy things. Like climb on a roof and clean the chimney. I took a picture and walled away. I didn't want to look. I did
met new neighbors. You know how you say " the neighborhood is going to the dogs ?"Our neighborhood is going to Oregonians. There must be an exodus from Oregon, because I see at least 6 license plates on my walk with Dixie. and we don't walk that many blocks
from our starting point. I'm sure that they will be good neighbors. Hope that they don't have any dogs.