Archive for the 'Kitchen Work' Category

Speaking Of Baking…

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Thanksigiving is only a couple of days away, and once that’s over…. … ALL THE BAKING. My list of cookies is looooong this year.

Half Day Hijinks

Monday, November 25th, 2019

One of the more complicating features of Thanksgiving week are the half days for elementary school for parent-teacher conferences.  The older kids find this annoying, while the little boys are reveling in the shorter days.  Since I took care of the parent-teacher conferences last week, right off the bat, Rerun and Thumper and I have […]

Tea And Scones With Rerun

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

I am of the firm opinion that every kid needs to come home from school once in a while to find something freshly baked waiting for them. Recently, because I was out of eggs (how does that happen?  THE BOYS EAT LIKE THEY ARE EMPTY INSIDE), I made scones.  This particular recipe uses butter and […]

Let The Baking Begin!

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

One of the downsides of summer (aside from my insanely hectic schedule), is that it’s too hot to bake comfortably.  I can still do it in the evenings when the day has been not too hot, but it’s just different. Well, the weather has changed, and the oven is back on. Most of this pan […]