Category Archives: baking

Yarn Along 2014: Week 5

A day late and a dollar short as my grandparents would’ve said.   I had mental plans to post yesterday, and then I was caught up in all the snow day madness that I just had to give up.  My kids … Continue reading

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Back in the kitchen

Today I cooked the first real dinner in our house since I think December 20th.   We got back in town on Friday.  That night we had pizza from Costco that was in the freezer (when we decide to get one … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2013: Week 47

Well, I remembered to take pictures early in the day for the yarn along, but now it’s late at night and I don’t want to stay up too late writing.  My thankful posts have basically ceased, too.  Sorry, readers. I’m … Continue reading

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Let them eat soup

Hey guess what?  I did manage to make soup this morning!  I took some liberties with the recipe I posted yesterday (namely, I omitted the cheese and sour cream in the soup because I don’t like cheese generally, and sour … Continue reading

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Productivity and pumpkin

Do you ever have those days when you feel like you’ve been really productive and that time actually moved slower than you were expecting (but in a good way)?  That was today. I had a bit of a lie in … Continue reading

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Oryx and scones

I neglected to post on Wednesday to join the Yarn Along with Ginny, so instead I’m going to post a baking/reading picture. My dear friend Terri has been enduring the trials of Job lately (appliances dying, sick kids, general chaos) … Continue reading

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Beginning the year

Almost every Tuesday we meet up with a fun group of homeschoolers at parks around the city.  Knowing that my kids get hungry while running around like lunatics, I try to bring snacks that are inexpensive and moderately healthy.  This … Continue reading

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