Now home from honeymoon and settled in our
home, it's fun to cook for Bill. Today I made an angel
food cake and
the recipe said, "Beat 12 eggs separately."
Well, I didn't have enough bowls
to do that, so I had to
borrow enough bowls to beat the eggs in. The
turned out fine.
We wanted a fruit salad for supper.
The recipe said,
"Serve without dressing." So, I didn't dress. But,
happened to bring a friend home for supper that night.
Did they ever
look startled when I served the salad!
I decided to serve
rice and found a recipe which said,
"Wash thoroughly before steaming the
rice." So, I
heated some water and took a bath before steaming
Sounded kinda silly in the middle of the week.
I can't say it improved the
Today Bill asked for salad again. I tried a new
It said, "Prepare ingredients, then toss on a bed of
hour before serving." I hunted all over the
garden by my Mom's. So I tossed
my salad into the
bed of lettuce and stood over there one hour so the
would not take it. Bill came over and asked if I
felt all right. I wonder
Today I found an easy recipe for cookies. It said,
all ingredients in a bowl and beat it." Beat it I did, right
my Mom's house! There must have been
something wrong with the recipe, because
came back home again it looked the same as when
Bill went shopping today and brought home a
He asked me to dress it for Sunday. I'm sure I don't
hens dress for Sunday. I never noticed
back on the farm, but I found a doll
dress and some
little shoes. I though the hen looked real cute. When
saw it, I wondered why he counted to 10.
Today Bill's folks
came to dinner. I wanted to serve
roast, but all we had in the icebox, was
So I put it in the oven and set the controls for roast.
must be a problem with the oven, because
it still came out a
I was going to bake bread today. The recipe said,
well and knead well. Then stand in a warm place until
bulk." I just won't bake bread if I have to
double in bulk!
Dear Diary. This has been an exciting week.
I am eager for tomorrow to come,
so I can try a new
recipe on Bill.