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Say “no” to plastic bags… really

Saturday, October 27th, 2018

summary: Say ‘No’ to plastic; tips for what to do with some of the plastics you have; make your own grocery and produce bags; The ‘throw it away’ age has passed. There is no away anymore. Plastic rubbish builds up on roadsides, in hedgerows and on fences and trees near careless supermarkets. – Pip Richards, […] Continue reading »

Steaming Up the Kitchen (BBB October 2018)

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

summary: recipe for Steamed Bao Buns; remember about final colour when making substitutions; to go wild or not to go wild; following instructions; World Food Day; World Bread Day; information about Bread Baking Babes; Get steamed up! Because it is possible to resolve things in order to satisfy everyone’s hunger…. Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Steamed […] Continue reading »

What? No Pictures?? – Thanksgiving Fare

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

summary: nope, no pictures; bread for sandwiches; how to tell if your wild starter is ready; bubbles are NOT the key; float test is essential; substitutions in “punkin pie”; who says you can’t have pie for breakfast? Before we had the camera, I didn’t let lack of images stop me from droning on. So, now […] Continue reading »

Delving into the Archives… baked ricotta (bookmarked)

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

summary: delving into the archives; baked ricotta from April 2013(!); cool weather at last; information about Bookmarked Recipes; Bookmarked Recipes This morning it’s raining and chilly – too chilly to sit out on the front porch to have coffee. At last the horrible humidity and extreme heat of summer has finally shifted. As chilly as […] Continue reading »

Wordless Not-Wednesday: That’s it??

Monday, October 1st, 2018

H E Y !

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