Challah : Great Success!

First, I let the dough rise about an hour, then I did a 2nd coat of egg wash Then popped that sucker in the bottom level of the oven for about an hour And after…

I’m baking challah tonight for the first time.

In fact, I’ve never even HAD challah before.  I’m gonna make some mean french toast next weekend.  Have you ever braided 4 strands before?  Yeah, me neither before today. I hope it looks as nice…

Quick update on the yard – Our grass is growing!

Just a little.  2 weeks in and it’s certainly taking its time but we are making progress and every morning I wake up to just a bit more green.  The far side seems to be…

Happy Wedding Anniversary!

Today is my first wedding anniversary.  Since I never posted any of our wedding photos on the blog, I figured that now was as good a time as any, and to tell you guys a…

Front yard renovation

Since we looked at photos of the house that we ended up buying online, I have hated the junipers out front.  Like enough to almost not go see it.  Strangely, the two things that I…