Tag Archives: Challah

100 Days of Thankfulness Day 11 – Friends & Fellowship

Here I am…back again. I am always thankful and I am trying to write about it more. We had friends here from out of town. They came two days ago and left this morning. What a blessed time to be … Continue reading

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Chanukiah and a Signature Braid

I am working on a signature braid for my Shabbat bread. Here are a couple of photos of my last two loaves. This is our soda bottle Chanukiah!

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Shabbat Bread

I am working on coming up with a signature braid. The crown is not original to me, and I did not do it very well. The two outer ones are actually a variation I made of the crown., but they … Continue reading

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A Day for Dreaming…and Preparation!

My guys are gone today. Dave is working late and Elias is spending the night elsewhere. That gives me a rare and precious gift of some hours completely alone! Today, I am preparing for Shabbat. The Challah is already made … Continue reading

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We Interrupt the News for…

We interrupt the news for some ‘at home’ talk. I really want to write more about what we are doing here at Beit-Shalom, but that is going to be a challenge until after this election. Between academics, sharing the truth … Continue reading

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Good Morning, World – Sept 4

Good Morning! Today we start “school” at home. My lesson plans are completed enough, so off we go. With Dave leaving for work very early this morning, I decided to stay up and get a start on making my Challah … Continue reading

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Shabbat Shalom — Say

Abba…You spoke to us of holy days and times. You spoke to us of Your appointed times. You made it clear that You wanted to spend time with us, that You wanted us to take those times to draw especially … Continue reading

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Adventures in Baking Bread

Just sharing some photos of some of my bread making. This is the dough… for these loaves. As you can see, I am still working on the braiding! I also have difficulty with the top braid sliding off the bottom … Continue reading

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Shabbat Shalom – After he had let go

Abba…after Pharoah let Your people go, You led them on an amazing, purifying adventure. You delivered them from bondage to Egypt and her false gods and then started the process of taking Egypt out of them to make for Yourself … Continue reading

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Challah and Shabbat!

I have been trying to move toward doing more to honor Shabbat. I do not believe that I am mandated to keep it in the same way as one who is Avraham’s seed by birth (unless further study reveals that … Continue reading

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