Posts filed under: baking

I have run straight, smack dab, face planted in fact, into the phenomenon of time vs. speed.  It is almost Christmas – less than two weeks away – and I am...
  I know it is not Officially Summer yet, but my garden doesn’t believe it, everything is blooming early!  The weather has been so warm.  Monday evening it was too hot...
My new stove arrived yesterday – be still my pounding heart!  A new stove is not generally what makes my heart pound – but this is the second new stove...
Ever heard of “Jam Bottoms” or maybe “Maid of Honor” Tarts. Well today I made them for the first time, and at the same time evoked many memories for myself...
I am taking huge liberties with the title today – but I am baking cakes today and it just seemed to work!  One lemon layer cake and one lemon poppy-seed pound...
There has been a certain lack of focus in my day so far. It’s not that I haven’t accomplished anything – I have done a lot of little things, but nothing...
It is Christmas Eve morning, a saturday, I have tea in hand – Murchies Blackcurrant – and a busy day to contemplate.   It comes after a busy week of work, knitting and...
I’ve been playing with the camera lately.  Trying out some different settings and taking photo’s at different times of the day with different types of light.  I have managed some great...
I love to knit lace.  I also admire greatly the lace of the past and lace knitting with history.  Eileen, another lace lover, sent me a link.  She sent it to my work...
It’s an Irish kind of morning – mostly because it is raining.  The skies are grey and the greens are very green and it feels like I need a strong cup of Irish...