Daily Archives: Sunday, 17 October 2021

Shape-shifting with String (BBB October 2021)

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BBB: Let's Keep Baking summary: recipe for Wild Pumpkin-shaped bread; made with butternut squash instead of pumpkin; pepitas; nigella and its many different names; fun with string; no idea of time any more; into the rabbit warren once more; late again; information about Bread Baking Babes;

When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.

BBB October 2021

Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Rustic Pumpkin-shaped Bread

Last Saturday, there were pumpkins galore piled up on the sidewalks outside of all the vegetable stores and supermarkets. There were giant-sized jack-o-lantern pumpkins, and medium and small sugar pie pumpkins.

I made sure to look at them carefully – so I’d know exactly how a pumpkin looks for this month’s BBB bread. (continue reading )