Category Archives: food

White Bread

I’ve been trying to go grocery every two weeks. This works out fine for everything except bread. As we approach the last few days before shopping again whatever bread we have is dry and ready to mold. Today I decided … Continue reading

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Tasty Tasty

Even though the temperature was in the 90’s yesterday I was in the mood to bake. First I made some English Muffin bread using this recipe. I’ve used this recipe, which actually comes from the Kitchenaid mixer cookbook, for years. … Continue reading

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Accidental Baking

When I went to the grocery store two plus weeks ago I bought a pint of heavy cream thinking I would make whipped cream to go with strawberries I intended to buy at the farm stand. Sadly I only bought … Continue reading

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Yummy Goodness

I have the best neighbor. Not only is she a knitter, she bakes too! The other day she appeared on my doorstep with a key lime pie. Conveniently I had some whipped cream in the refrigerator. It was absolutely delicious. … Continue reading

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Fresh local strawberries and whipped cream. Delicious!

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No Sock It To Me Monday Here

But I do have cookies. And they’re really good. How about the recipe. I’ll talk about knitting tomorrow.

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The Sweet Smell Of Success

Actually the yummy smell of freshly baked sourdough bread. I believe I figured out the issue I was having with the sourdough bread. Bread flour made all the difference. The Husband scored a couple of bags at Whole Foods. It … Continue reading

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Another Not Quite Failure

I made another loaf of sourdough bread. I’m not sharing the recipe. It’s ok but not fabulous. It was specifically for all purpose flour which is all I have, well had, The Husband scored some bread flour at Whole Foods … Continue reading

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The bread turned out really well. The flavor is nearly what I remember, maybe not as sweet. I think feeding the yeast over time will sweeten up the flavor. I’ll be interested to see how it tastes tomorrow. I think … Continue reading

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At The Mid Point

I know the photo stinks. There is a story without an ending. Sometimes anticipation is exciting. Way back when The Husband was still on active duty in the Air Force we lived in Maine. The second house we lived in … Continue reading

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