Craft Cook Read Repeat

Prize for most complex pandemic dessert

April 22, 2020

Episode 38

April 16 2020

On the Needles 2:17

Weekender by Andrea Mowry, Basic Stella in Streetcar Named Desire and Savvy Stella in Oil Slick from Hello Stella Fibres-- DONE!

Stashbusting Helix Hats for Feb & March donations, cascade 220 superwash-- DONE!

Nimue by Rachel Coopey, the usual from numma numma in Ned’s Rainbow Trout

Dragon Rider Cowl by Afifa, pandemic survival kit from Forbidden Fiber Co, Fortitude in 20g skeins of Pandemic (red),  Keep Calm & Get a Bidet (aqua), Wash Your Hands (blue),  Quarantine (teal), Flatten the Curve (bright green), Social Distancing (light green)

Elton cardigan by Joji Locatelli, waverly neighborhood fiber co rustic fingering & loft (mohair & silk lace)


On the Easel 12:17

Limn + latitude—still on Australia.

Working on watercolor grid pad from Case for Making.. April is “leaves” with Daria. We’re calling it Gouache Grid.

#100DayProject is 100 Joyful Things

On the Table 18:53

Floating Islands recipe

strawberry summer cake

How to Make Whipped Coffee

Cheesy spicy black bean bake (extra with baked potato)

Liège waffles with pearl sugar

“new” chocolate chippers from Gimme Some Oven

Laura’s shortbread recipe & technique (from cooks illustrated 2009).

LOVING Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat on Netflix. Link to trailer!

Creamy Sausage, Spinach & rice from The Girl who ate everything.

Adam’s biscuits (these are gf, oil-free, grain-free, and to me flavor-free). 

Adam’s Peanut butter Flax seed Cookies

On the Nightstand 41:42

The Bloodprint by Ausma Zehanat Khan

Becoming by Michele Obama (audio)

Duke by Default by Alyssa Cole

Prince on Paper by Alyssa Cole

Feed by Mira Grant

The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

The Emperor’s Children by Claire Messud

Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter

Things in Jars by Jess Kidd

National Geographic from 2013

On the Fly 1:01:38

Andrew lloyd weber online

Theme dinners

Hello Clove Seth Avett’s solo IG show.

Jimmy Fallon The Tonight Show, Home edition especially check out this version of Sting’s Don’t Stand So Close to Me with classroom instruments.

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