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Da Loaf

In Baking on October 29, 2009 at 11:08 am

The Loaf

How can a nation be great if its bread tastes like Kleenex? — Julia Child

Now for some word history! The word “loaf” has germanic origins and has an interesting relationship with the words lord and lady. Read the rest of this entry »

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An Autumn Day

In Autumn, Baking on October 19, 2009 at 11:03 am

Fall Foliage in Evanston

To say yesterday was beautiful here in Evanston, Il would be an understatement. Yesterday was Fall at its finest with the sunlight enhancing all the colors of the leaves, the sky, and the lake. Read the rest of this entry »