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Friday, September 17, 2010

Mmmm... Apples!

Coming from a family of apple growers I LOVE fall!  Fall is by far my favorite season.  To me it means fresh apples.  Right off the tree fresh. Mmmm.... my mouth is watering just thinking of all the varieties I like. (pause to remove drool)
All these fresh apples means that I will be making massive amounts of applesauce again too (last year was 3 gallons).  To start the applesauce making process this year my mom dropped off two plastic grocery bags full of apples for me last weekend.  Full as in, double bagged to handle the weight and knotted handles to prevent them from tipping over and spilling full.  FULL.  Below you can see part of one bag behind Michaela.

 Michaela was totally showing off for the camera here...

Anyway, I have yet to start the applesauce making process and had to put the bags on the floor the other day while I made dinner.  Dani promptly found the bags and managed to get an apple out of one.  Since this was quite a bit of work on her part, I washed it off for her and let her play with her new chew toy of choice (no teeth = no worries in this case).  Of course, Michaela decided she should start her third (or was it fourth) apple of the day too... 





This one makes me giggle.  Both girls were looking up at Chris because he had just gotten home... hehehe

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3 Comments:

At September 17, 2010 at 9:28 AM , Anonymous Shannon said...

Awww! Love these pictures!! :)

 
At September 17, 2010 at 10:34 AM , Anonymous Jaime said...

So cute!!

 
At September 17, 2010 at 7:11 PM , Anonymous Carinn said...

Thanks ladies!

 

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