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Punched Down

Perched on her tiptoes, a little girl curiously peered over the edge of the kitchen counter. She watched intently as her mama kneaded dough for a loaf of bread. 1,580 more words


The Sourdough Chronicles

It seems like time to return to this theme and document my experiences with Sourdough baking over the last 3-4 months. In general, it’s been a lot of fun, a lot of learning, and surprisingly few disasters along the way. 775 more words

Kneading and Air Biscuits

It has taken Boudicca seventeen years to figure out how to knead and when she finally did knead, she did so for approximately 10 seconds. 99% of the time she simply does rather googly air biscuits. 209 more words

Life With Cats

Wednesday January 24, 2018

There is something extremely uncomfortable about a home that is occupied by children, being quiet when there is supposed to be noise, being clean when it is supposed to be dirty and having hallways that don’t ring with the pitter patter of running feet. 270 more words


Easy Bread recipe for toddler

What is needed?

  1. standing/hand mixer
  2. baking bowl
  3. clean table top

I learn my first bread from this recipe –




Pizza Star

This fantastic dish is based on a short video a friend sent me on how to bake a steak pizza star. It looked so inviting and delicious, I had to recreate it using my favourite pizza toppings. 430 more words

Cakes And Bakes

Basic bloomer attempts 1 & 2

Bread! Absolutely love artisan style bread. Sour dough, rye, spelt, bloomers THE LOT. I haven’t until recently actually bothered to make any bread. I was glancing through my 2016 bake off book when there was a ‘super simple’ bloomer recipie, so there was no reason why I shouldn’t give it a go. 324 more words