The Boastful Baker

because every cook praises her own broth

January 21, 2015
by Melissa
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Sometimes I make terrible food.

The first weeks of 2015 have made me realize that I cook very few meals in any given week. To save time on weeknights and to supply our weekday lunches, I tend to cook meals that yield several days worth … Continue reading

January 12, 2015
by Melissa
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So many jars.

Every Christmas when I sort and package the year’s canned goods to give as gifts, I proclaim that I won’t can so many things the next year. And every year, I fail to can less. This year went a bit … Continue reading

January 1, 2015
by Melissa
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New Year’s Tradition?

I ended 2014 and began 2015 in the same way that 2013 ended and 2014 began: New Year’s Eve was spent playing board games and drinking bubbly with my husband and my sister-in-law. And on New Year’s Day, I made … Continue reading