A collection of 37 posts

Poetry and Baking

Maria Popova spies John Keats combining the two. “The best of Men have… a kind of spiritual yeast in their frames which creates the ferment of existence — by which a Man is propell’

Wise baker

View this post on Instagram Take time for yourself. It's not just bread dough that needs to rest. 🥖 From your friends at #KingArthurBaking A post shared by King Arthur Baking Company

The Significance of Baking

Best yet, through baking we relive our connections with the people we’re now separated from. I make a crumble and remember my sister teaching me to rub the cold butter and flour

Old Yeast

“I don’t understand why everyone is so interested in this, but I’m happy that they are,” said Seamus Blackley, who baked the ancient bread. “It gives us an opportunity to demonstrate


procrastibaking pp. Putting off an important or urgent task by baking. — Word Spy (@wordspy) June 27, 2018

A library I need to visit

In St. Vith, Belgium, there’s a most unusual library. Unusual, that is, because the objects on its shelves need to be fed every few months. Burbling away in refrigerators are 105 sourdough