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The time for bulk orders from our farm coop has arrived. Some berries had a rough time this year because of our harsh winter, so I was glad to get these gooseberries. 352 more words


Kalbswurst and Pretzels

We still had some Kalbswurst from my sister-in-law’s Michigan SausageFest in the freezer, but I was very nervous to use the lye that Lovisa and Andreas had included for making authentic pretzels. 48 more words


Back to Form

I am getting my culinary mojo back and have even started doing a tiny bit of knitting. It feels good and it is definitely helped by all the fresh things starting to arrive this spring. 50 more words


A Delicious Cake Recipe you HAVE to Bake - Journal Entry 18

Hello Travelers,

Mother’s day recently passed, and to celebrate I went down to my see my mother and sister back home. I arrived Friday night, and waking up early Saturday morning I had the entire day ahead of me to do nothing. 1,656 more words

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Winter means one thing - SOUP!

Winter is well and truly upon us, as the rainy, windy, miserable weather today proves.  I love winter, there is something so… wintery… about it (weird that!). 135 more words


Hamburger Buns

I have been exploring making my own bread ever since Papa was contemplating getting me a bread maker for my birthday. I baulked at the bulky countertop item and decided I would rather see if I could get nice results with my KitchenAid first. 116 more words


Domino Effect

Having soooo much fudge sauce from my botched birthday fudge attempt meant I decided to make vanilla ice cream. YUM! I don’t know why I haven’t tried this sooner! 65 more words