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Gluten Free & Cooking Gluten Free Food For My Gluten Eating Family...Three Very Tough Food Critics - Who I'm Taking Along On My Exploration Of Alternative Gluten Free Flours, Binders And Sweeteners
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Compassion & Life by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking My post for yesterday's post in support of the Day of Compassion, got waylayed by my own little challenge...I locked myself out of the house. Sigh.....I rushed out of ... Read on »
Happy Mother's Day by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Happy Mother's Day! I hope you have a wonderful Mother's Day with your families or friends.  My family has banned me from the kitchen, so my husband can work ... Read on »
Sweet Potato Muffins & Jamie Oliver by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking As I mentioned in my last post, it feels like I'm trying to get back into baking and breadmaking. For me, it's an odd thing to say since I've been baking and breadmaking ... Read on »
Happy Easter! by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I hope you had a wonderful day with friends and family. Our family had an Easter celebration with a barbecue, Easter egg hunts for the little ones and, of course, the ... Read on »
Off With A Bang by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking It's finally ours! We've partially moved into our new house, actually we're camping in it while we have some work done. We're tackling the things that it's easier to do w ... Read on »
Affirmation & Change by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking As 2010 moves on, my family and I will have ended our most mobile year. We began the year living in Michigan, where my husband was working on a long term project for a ... Read on »
Merry Christmas by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Merry Christmas! From my family to yours~ May your day be filled with abundant joy, Love, laughter and thankfulness~ Natalie Read on »
Happy Thanksgiving by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Happy Thanksgiving! From our home here on the Gulf Coast, I hope everyone has a joyous holiday filled with laughter, love and joy. Natalie Read on »
Houston - Heat, Houses & Pots by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Thank you for all the kind messages about moving, selling our house and surviving the process. Our lives have been swept up in one whirlwind after another until last week ... Read on »
A Transfer & Selling Our House by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking After we got home from Michigan, my husband and I started our annual planning of what house projects do we tackle this year. When your house is 83 years old, there is alw ... Read on »
Focaccia (B&P42) by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking For the last three months, we've been living and working out of a temporary home in Michigan. My husband's on location contribution to a project here is nearing it's e ... Read on »
A Biga & A Sourdough Starter - Baking & Pastry Week 21 by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking A Sour Story This week I'm wrapping up my exploration of bigas and moving on to sourdoughs. I'm going to make a couple of different types of sours, starting wit ... Read on »
Ciabatta (B&P41) by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Like many people who love to cook, I've got a thing for cookbooks, especially old ones. I go through old bookstores, thrift shops and even the collections of my family an ... Read on »
Rosemary Bread (B&P40) by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The beauty of a biga is the rich slightly fermented flavor they give a loaf of bread. The depth of flavor is intensely satisfying when you eat these loaves. The first tim ... Read on »
Tiramisu with Chocolate Ganache & Drambuie by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The February 2010 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Aparna of My Diverse Kitchen and Deeba of Passionate About Baking. They chose Tiramisu as the challenge for th ... Read on »
Exploring More Bigas - Baking & Pastry Week 20 by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The Penance Post or How to iPod Your Mom In Six Easy Steps I got caught out the other day and found guilty of not just tuning out my Mom, but iPoding her. I razz my ... Read on »
Cracked Rice & Potato Bread Made With A Biga (B&P39) by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Baby Steps When you first start baking gluten free, there is a steep learning curve while you learn the differences between baking with and without gluten. You take ... Read on »
Almond White Bean Lean Loaf Made With A Biga (B&P38) by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Quest, circa 1303, "a search for something" (esp. of judicial inquiries or hounds seeking game), from O.Fr. queste (Fr. quête), prop. "the act of seeking," from M.L. ques ... Read on »
A Couple of Bigas - Baking & Pastry Project Week 19 by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Making Bigas A pre-ferment used in Italian bread making is called a biga. It is a mixture of flour, yeast and water that is allowed to sit and ferment for 12 to 2 ... Read on »
Almond White Bean Lean Loaf Made With A Poolish (B&P37) by Sheltie Girl Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I'm back on the baking trail now that my flours have all arrived. Last week, I was on the hunt for flours when my order went the opposite direction from me. It put a r ... Read on »