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Woad betide, part the first

July was an odd month for various reasons. I was away at the monastery for a few days of deep silence with six hours of quiet train travel to and from bookending my stay there We three learned (gradually) not … Continue reading

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Jumbles and rosewater

Yesterday and the day before I mentioned baking Jumbles flavored with rosewater. They are done. They are soft and rich and yummy except for the rosewater part. Kate likes them, Bruce will eat them, but I won’t. They taste like … Continue reading

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A new burdensome task? Or a frivolous adventure?

A few months ago, Kate and I were going through my stash of cookbooks and came upon this one, The Joy of Cookies, from which I had theretofore not baked a thing, and we joked to ourselves that we (meaning … Continue reading

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