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Art in August (Whadduya mean August is almost over??)

I signed up for Art in August over at Laptop on the Ironing Board. I did, I swear. I’ve done a few artsy type things. I’ve been too lazy swamped driven crazy by my varmints unable to post the results … Continue reading

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Garden party!

The list of Things Of Which I Will Never Tire now includes: Sowing a tiny seed in the ground, followed, in a few months, by reaping a full size vegetable which I can then feed to my family. It gives … Continue reading

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Pressed Sandwich Kind Of Happy

Relatively few small appliances live in my kitchen. I prefer to have only workhorses. In my house that means the stuff we use all the time: the standing mixer, the food processor, the scale, the ice cream maker, and the … Continue reading

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Sourdough Banana Bread Recipe AND Art in August.

Two things going on here today. First, sourdough banana bread. Oh, yes, I went there. Cream together 5 tbsp butter, 1 tsp salt, and 3/4 loosely packed brown sugar. Add 1 and 1/3 cups fresh whole wheat flour, 2 eggs, … Continue reading

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Updated Chocolate Hazelnut Spread Recipe

Some of you may remember this recent recipe of mine for chocolate hazelnut spread. Yeah. This is about how long it took us to get through the last batch. Turns out, 2 and a half cups lasts a pretty long … Continue reading

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How I Was The Sucker Born In My Minute

I was in the local organic co-op, doing my shopping and minding my own business, when THIS suddenly ambushed me: It was terrifying. It made me stand there and peruse its pages while the Helpful Toddler tried to get herself … Continue reading

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Saturday afternoon workout…

Pizza for dinner. Fresh ground whole wheat sourdough homemade sauce raw cheese style. Woo! A few steps removed from take out. Just a few. Instructions lat-ah. I’ve got to get on with this!

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