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100 Days of Thankfulness — Day 1

I feel impressed to write each day for the next 100 days about something for which I am thankful. I don’t know if I will be able to keep up with it, but that is my goal. Each day may, … Continue reading

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This week’s Challah

 

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The Baker & the Floor

I love having a floor. I mean, seriously, I have yet to learn how to levitate. So that floor keeps me from falling to the ground beneath the house. I think that is a nice thing, even though it is … 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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Being Productive and the Miscellanea of Life

I had to redo my lesson plans because we are not progressing in each subject at the same rate. So, I split my combined lesson plan into separate lesson plans. Today, I almost finished my last one. It is very … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Life and Shabbat

As I sit here this morning preparing for Shabbat tonight, my thoughts naturally turn once again to my L-rd. I realize that I don’t spend as much time with Him as I would like or as I should. That makes … Continue reading

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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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More on Bread

This is one of my sourdough loaves. Elias says it looks like an alien is giving birth. We also think it looks kind of  like it is sticking its tongue out! These are more normal looking loaves. I am trying … Continue reading

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The Third Batch

I decided to use the Kitchen Aid for the third batch. I used the dough hook only and scraped the bowl a lot to make sure it all got mixed. Then I let it rise in the bowl overnight. The … Continue reading

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Second Batch Baked

I am not very good about taking pictures during the process. Plus, the dough is very wet, which is why there are no photos of shaping the dough. I need to work on that. Perhaps, I can get my son … Continue reading

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