Monthly Archives: January 2012

The one with the regal bride

What a stunning and regal bride Caralyn is!Groomsman Sam, not so much.Roderick and best man Richard took a moment as the band welcomed the guests.And then it was time!Roderick made sure his vows were heard loud and clear by everyone.Family prayer, led by Grandpa Hunt.Family informals at Cedar Brae Golf & Country Club.  I usually […]

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The one with the Macaron Attempt #3

Used the same macaron recipe as Macaron Attempt #2.  Again, included ground coffee beans. Beat the egg whites in a ginormous stainless steel bowl this time.  It took something like 30 minutes to get the egg whites stiff.  Possibly due to bowl being too big and/or not being impeccably clean?  Need to get a smaller bowl. Batter […]

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The one with the Macaron Attempt #2

Tried a different macaron recipe this time compared to Macaron Attempt #1.  Also added 2 tbsp of ground coffee beans. As with the previous attempt, something was off with the batter.  The macaron shells didn’t sink down into a smooth flat shiny disc.  I did sift and grind more than the first attempt, although it […]

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