Category Archives: December 2011
I think I’m going to try to add more fresh fruits and vegetables to my diet next year. These smoothies that I read about at Marcus Samuelsson’s website look like a great way to start. • 1-2 bananas • frozen … Continue reading
I decided to try to make an envelope to protect my new iphone from scratches in my purse. I used a double layer of felt fused together with heat activated fusing. I added an old plastic card to the front … Continue reading
Our Lefse Recipe • 8 cups riced potatoes • 1/2 cup butter – melted • 1 cup whipping cream • 4 tsp sugar • 2 tsp salt • 3 cups unbleached flour Day 1: Peel, rinse and cut 5 lbs … Continue reading
Rolls 1 cup milk 0.25 cups warm water 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1/2 cups butter, room temperature 2 each eggs, room temperature and beaten 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup sugar 5 cups bread flour 1 tablespoons instant active dry … Continue reading
I’ve never tried to make Gravlax before, but it seemed like it might be a fun project and tasty too. I think it will be ready for supper on Christmas with all of the relatives. I hope they’ll enjoy it. … Continue reading
Dec 19th: I just realized that Noah and I had not posted a photo of our 2011 Gingerbread House. We used gum drops, candy canes almonds and cashews for decorations. We think it turned out pretty well this year.