Archive | February 2022
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Slow knitting. I have been reminded lately that it’s ok to slow down. My life is generally pretty quiet but within that peaceful life is a feeling of unrest. Something I can’t quite put my finger on keeps my head and heart spinning. ( not in the way I like to spin🧶. I’m working on […]
In the kitchen with Doll, Friday
Ok, so I’m really enjoying my dive into Sour Dough baking. Each loaf is getting better and better and tastes really great. We’ve enjoyed the bread with butter, peanut butter, sunflower butter, whipped cream cheese, Nutella, and jam. Well, not all at the same time but definitely some great combinations. For Lent I will be […]
And then there were 20
No, I’m not speaking about rabbits, although that could have been the case a couple of years ago. During my journal time yesterday I outlined fully what the steps are in my morning routine; my start my day (SMD). I wrote these in order and was surprised that I had 20 steps, 20 things that […]
It’s got a name!
I finally got around to naming my sour dough starter. Blessing2 is white flour only. I’ve been tweaking recipes and techniques since last fall and have finally created a product I like. Here’s what I’ve learned: Patience. I cannot rush a good bread. Time is needed to bulk ferment and to rest. A baneton basket […]