I’ve mentioned before that I’m typically quite bad at baking bread but I’ve improved of late. In fact, I’ll have an updated recipe for brown bread just as soon as I made another loaf and remember to take pictures of it before we eat all of it. Yeast breads though – woof. I’ve gotten better… Continue reading No-Knead Crusty Bread.
Yesterday we had family at our house for Easter dinner and it was a great success. I think it is the first “major” holiday meal we’ve hosted and I think we carried it off well! My husband made lamb and I believe cooked it based on a James Beard recipe. He marinated the roasts overnight… Continue reading Easter Menu.
I haven’t posted much about the fiber part of Carbs & Fiber but I actually completed some knitting projects lately. Mostly I’ve been turning out dishcloths from the book 52 Weeks of Dishcloths (half the patterns are knitting, half crochet). There’s also a nice page of free patterns from Knitpicks, if you’re interested. Dishcloths are… Continue reading I Knit Some Things.
Lately I’ve been working from home a lot more and while that has a lot of distinct advantages, it has also made me very aware of all the things that need to be done around the house. It’s frustrating to be at home and not really “be” at home; sure I can throw in a… Continue reading Coconut Chicken Curry.