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2014, what a year! 2015, the year I eat pickled beets on a regular basis!

I year during which I only posted once.  Yup, just once.  And what a busy year it was!  I didn’t even finish any quilts, though I did make lots of progress on a massive one due to be completed soon. … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Danish dough hook acquired!

I love online classes.  I like learning, but I also like spending time at home/don’t always have tons of time to devote to spending a couple of hours a week in one specific location.  So I’ve taken a few more … Continue reading

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CSA started this week!

Here is all the loot from this week (#1!) pickup: It feels so good to get back into getting weekly farm baskets.  I had been doing weekly Lufa baskets in anticipation of the local (outdoor) CSA season starting up, and … Continue reading

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Things I’ve been digging lately: May 2013

– I’m starting a new quilt (see above!) using the Inside Out pattern from Cluck Cluck Sew.  It’s pushing me out of my comfort zone, piecing tiny rectangles. – The days are getting longer!  So excited about this.  My body … Continue reading

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our balcony

Our balcony is tiny.  When it’s completely empty, there is barely enough room for two humans and two chairs.  Yet we try to make the most of it, contorting ourselves between the door and whatever happens to be out on … Continue reading

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Easter breakfast

And now behind the scenes: Fruit prepped and plated. Pannetone waiting to be sliced up and toasted and buttered. As a kid, I never really liked pannetone. It always seemed dry and just sort of well . . .blah. Then … Continue reading

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some food I’ve cooked lately, including a recipe for matcha (or lemon!) muffins for four (or two!)

I’ve been pushing myself lately to cook new dishes or dishes we don’t have often.  There’s only so many nights one can take of stir fry, perogies and chili before screaming enough is enough. Pad thai: Baked omelette: Matcha or … Continue reading

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