Monthly Archives: April 2013

Whole wheat bread, with tweaks

Today I had a friend over for a bread baking lesson. As is too often the case when teaching how to bake, I botched the bread. I let it over-rise, and it crashed in the oven. I’m sure she went … Continue reading

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Roasted Broccoli

Earlier this week, I acquired a 3-lb. bag of broccoli from Costco – thank you, Anne! – with the intention of feeding it to the troops. Paging through the Feb/Mar 2011 Cooks’ Country, I came across a recipe for Broccoli … Continue reading

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Big Sister

Is this not one of the sweetest things you’ve seen this week?

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New Pantry

One of the things I love about our new place is my nice, new, big pantry. It wasn’t here when we arrived.  That corner of the family room was used for another purpose entirely under the previous management. However, our … Continue reading

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Proper supervision…

Junior is hard at work, supervising his siblings studying for their spelling tests. Start ’em young, work ’em hard, that’s what I say.

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Junior’s Birth Story, Part V

If you’re starting here – you might want to read: Part I Part II Part III Part IV I know, I’m long-winded.  It’s a problem.  This is the last installment, I promise. Back to our story… In the meantime, the … Continue reading

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Junior’s Birth Story, Part IV

If you haven’t read the first 3 parts of Junior’s birth story, here are the links: Part I Part II Part III At the risk of sounding long-winded, this story has five parts.  In my defense, a lot happened! It … Continue reading

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