Learned Something New · Uncategorized

Needing Bread

"If you haven't learned anything new today, you are not paying attention...." From a earlier post:  Yikes! I wasn't paying attention and forgot an essential ingredient in the Frisian Sugar Bread that I baked today. The recipe is in Bernard Clayton's Complete Book of Bread. Excellent book-wonderful recipe. Hopefully my fix will work.  I'll find out tomorrow. I have… Continue reading Needing Bread

Learned Something New · Uncategorized

Bread and Comets

Yikes! I wasn't paying attention and forgot an essential ingredient in the Frisian Sugar Bread that I baked today. The recipe is in Bernard Clayton's Complete Book of Bread. Excellent book-wonderful recipe. Hopefully my fix will work.  I'll find out tomorrow. But in the meantime, by listening to a conversation between my son and husband, I learned that Jupiter… Continue reading Bread and Comets

Learned Something New · Uncategorized

You’re Not Paying Attention

That's what my yearly WordPress Stats indicated to me.  Maybe I am a bore, maybe I'm not blogging enough, maybe I just have the wrong topics.  Who knows? Anyway. It must be time to shake things up a bit here... Years ago on the coldest day in the middle of the winter, my husband and… Continue reading You’re Not Paying Attention

Economics · Oil Industry · Uncategorized

The Pilot Light Goes Out on NY State Fracking

A kid that went to school with my son got busted the other day.  Drugs.  Selling, I assume, the article in the newspaper alluded to that.  I remember him in kindergarten. There wasn’t anything special about him—except he was five years old and full of potential. Thirteen years later he graduated.  It costs about $9,000… Continue reading The Pilot Light Goes Out on NY State Fracking