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31 July 2017

July 2017 posts


Monday, 31 July 2017
Mostly-Wordless Not-Wednesday: were we supposed to burp it?
summary: We fed our new pet this morning and left it unattended in the dining room; feeding the Jane Mason natural starter; it’s warm in the house; good thing we got home when we did; cleaning up was relatively painless; an Almost-Wordless Wednesday post;

Saturday, 29 July 2017
Oh boy! Another new toy!
summary: giving in to fashion trends; we have a new toy: a dough whisk;

Tuesday, 25 July 2017
Isn't the 3rd Try supposed to be the Charm?
summary: Third try at making Wild Bread, based on a recipe in "All You Knead is Bread" by Jane Mason; training a new pet; search for not-sour Sourdough continues; hiding the evidence in the composter;

Sunday, 23 July 2017
ISO not-sour Sourdough: We're getting closer...
summary: First try at making Wild Bread, based on a recipe in "All You Knead is Bread" by Jane Mason; training a new pet; problems with over-rising and developing the gluten;

Wednesday, 19 July 2017
And we have a new pet...
summary: recipe for Natural Starter based on instruction in "All You Knead is Bread" by Jane Mason; I'm a glutton for punishment; we have a new pet; problems with over-rising and developing the gluten;

Sunday, 16 July 2017
It's summer and we're full of beans! (BBB July 2017)
summary: recipe for Velvety Bean Bread; reducing the yeast; summer and over-rising; hazards of scoring overproofed bread; a Bread Baking Babes project;

Tuesday, 4 July 2017
feed the hungry Aish Baladi (bookmarked)
summary: recipe for Aish Baladi (100% whole wheat flatbread); using Michael Pollan’s method of sifting the wholewheat flour; toasting the bran; bookmarked; Toronto celebrates Canada Day with a duck; we're not paying attention; hunger;


Orange Appeal: Savory and Sweet

by Jamie Schler with photos by Ilva Beretta,
(Gibbs Smith Publishing)