I made marshmallows! Thank you, smittenkitchen, for the recipe assist. The mallows were labor intensive. My first go at melting the sugar and corn syrup was a failure (and solidified my resolve to register for a candy thermometer.) The sugar was more than 100 degrees hotter than it was meant to be and the whole thing caramelized. 391 more words
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Happy Belated Valentine’s Day!
As with most things in life, I’m a little late to the party with this one. I had a Valentine’s Day post all planned out in my mind for months and months (yes, really), but ended up feeling a little under the weather all week. 1,021 more words
Nothing says “love” like a sweet treat whipped up in your own kitchen. Sure, traditional Valentine’s Day confections range from cookies, cupcakes, and anything chocolate, but this year we wanted to think outside of the box and do something different- MARSHMALLOWS! 594 more words
Hmmm… another day, another
deep freeze Polar Vortex So goes the month of January, and February… and if you’re in the northern hemisphere, usually even March… In other words, winter won’t be done with us for some time yet. 1,225 more words