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Good gravy.

No, I don’t make gravy. But y’all, how did it get to be mid-May end of May? Speaking of that, Smallish Bear is three months almost 15 weeks old. Somebody splain how that happened. It’s been too hot to sit … Continue reading

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So, yeah, it’s May.

And since we last talked about it, I’ve knat THREE rows on a garter square. Sigh. Seriously, I’d just put it away and accept that it ain’t happenin’, but I get real cranky real fast when I don’t do SOMETHING … Continue reading

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More fud.

So, a few updates: cranberry pumpkin scones: a bit dry, (way too dry for the craisins, IMHO) and too much nutmeg so they taste bitter. Next time I will halve the nutmeg (at least), maybe leave out a bit of … Continue reading

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Recipe rundown

Since last post I’ve tried a few different things. I am not a natural cook – I need a recipe for nearly everything unless I’ve made it several times, and only then will I try to make adjustments, so many … Continue reading

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I need a new phrase

for “crazy-busy”. My usual phrase is not particularly worksafe and requires some vaguely spherical items (which I don’t have) and a wall. Anyhoo. I have not knat a stitch in two weeks at least. I *am* getting reasonably good nutrition, … Continue reading

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Progress Report

(NEW BLOG!  Update feeds accordingly, pleez.) I suppose that title indicates that I should be making some progress…  I suppose I am, of a sort. Free Time in the Evenings Evenings are a touch more pleasant now that dinner is … Continue reading

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Who are you and what did you do with Carrie’s cheesecake?

So, I’ve been cooking lately. I’ll give you a minute to get up off the floor after that revelation. Yesterday, I made this.  We pronounced it TEH YUM.Tonight, I made this.  We pronounced it TEH YUM, AGAIN.  Even if I … Continue reading

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Damn.

That’s all I can think of for a title. The last few weeks have been… off. I know you know what I mean – nothing’s terribly wrong, but everything takes longer than it should, is harder to do than it … Continue reading

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I have almost nothing

Except I have this: My sad camera-phone photo skills do not show the glory of this dessert. Peach, kiwi, raspberry, blackberry, blueberry and strawberry on fabulous custard in a touch-me-and-I’ll-disintegrate pastry shell. Oh. Yeah. While photographing that (what? My coworkers … Continue reading

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If you’re gonna spew, spew in this…

I miss Garth… Anyway, I decided the other day that if I’m going to be sick regardless of what I eat, then by FSM, I’m going to eat something good. Pumpkin spice muffins, with one lightly frosted with cream cheese … Continue reading

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