Craft Cook Read Repeat

I won the bean competition

August 12, 2020

Episode 46

August 6 2020

On the Needles 5:03

Criterion Cowl by Casapinka, Lady Dye Yarns (Big Minis): Color A: Mrs. Hudson (lt. pink), Color B: Moriarty (grey), Color C: Irene Adler (hot pink)-- DONE!!


Sunnyside by Tanis Lavallee, Three Irish Girls Springvale Sock in Freya-- DONE!


The Sharon Show by Casapinka, A Hundred Ravens Iachos in Bad Wolf (pink), Forbidden Fiber Co. Superstition in Wedding Dress, Three Irish Girls Adorn in Deep Blue Sea, Yarntini Sock in Ginger Ice


Downpour Socks by Susie White, Lollipop Yarn Quintessential Gripes in What’s New Pussycat? (yarn Aug 2016, started sept 2017)


Nice to Gnome You by Sarah Schira, leftover Lady Dye Yarns in Study in Pink & Grey, Three Irish Girls Adorn in Bayside


Bautista by Celia McAdam Cahill, YakLux by Invictus Yarns 2020 NoCKRs colorway

On the Easel 16:11

My kid made a bed! We found the pattern at

Limn + Latitude : Japan! 

Make Art Where You Are by Courtney Cerruti via

Illustrated Journaling: 14 Days of Prompts by Dylan Mierzwinski on

Gouache zine, in progress. I think I’m titling it “Squash Paint.”

On the Table 27:26

Mexican coffee ice cream pie


toffee bars (yes again!)


Rancho Gordo Beans


Plum Crisp (too tart!) from MSL.

Apple Crisp (too sweet!) from The Chunky Chef.

Maple Salmon from

Vegetable Kingdom Cookbook Review (34:10)  I purchased from Omnivore here in SF.

Playlist on spotify

  • Dry yardlong beans
  • Carmelized leek & mushroom toast
  • Dill-pickled fennel
  • Sweet potato po’boys
  • Dirty Cauliflower
  • Chickpea, fennel & potatoes
  • Haricots verts & mushroom stew
  • Oven-roasted zucchini with collard-peanut pesto
  • Broccoli & dill sandwich spread
  • Still to make: warm beluga lentils, all the charred scallions, charred cauliflower with tahini sauce, big beans & broccoli rabe sandwich, scallion-teff biscuits with mushroom gravy

On the Nightstand 53:38

Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

Breaking Dawn by Stephanie Meyer

Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

The Beauty in Breaking by Michele Harper

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi

The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater

The Guest List by Lucy Foley

Bingo 1:11:13

Starts friday evening may 22, ends Sept 7

Need to post a photo of completed Bingo with #CCRRsummerbingo2020 to instagram or Ravelry


Vacation reading: party of two to Hawaii

Three recipes from same book: Vegetable Kingdom


Into the Mail: family-friend Quilt, and hand-painted grad card.

3+ recipes from the same cookbook: Vegetable Kindgom AND Atsuko’s Japanese Kitchen.

Farmer’s market: too tart plum crisp


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