fredag 12. desember 2008

just an update… and a recipe

Hello again

I have been crocheting…. this was so much fun.. and very easy and quickly made. I have made one each night…they are shawls... Not the brightest of colors.. but I am sure it looks good for those they are made for… 

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I have been so fascinated by the sky lately… take a look.. I caught the moon too…

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And the morning sun this morning made the mountain look like gold!

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And Buffie… here’s that recipe…

2 eggs

1 cup sugar

1,76 ounces potato flour

6,4 ounces of coconut (the white fluffy part only)

1/4 teaspoon baking powder/soda

split the eggs…

whisk egg whites and sugar until stiff (sort of)

mix in the yolks

add everything else and hand mix this with a “whatchamightcallit” .. those with soft end.. that makes it easy to take batter out of pots..

Put on baking pan, like you would chocolate chip cookies.. and bake in the oven like those too..

(this is so different from our ovens.. so do what you usually do with small cookies) They are supposed to look somewhat like these.

HAVE FUN!!!!

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12 kommentarer:

~The Robin's Nest~ sa...

Wow Monica the shawls are lovely-You did an amazing job.
I love the fact that the cookies you made have potato flour in them! I cannot eat any wheat flour, rye or barly but could actually eat these cookies! Thanks for the recipe.
I also really enjoyed your wintery photos-Beautiful!
Robin~♥

Tootsie sa...

the shawls are wonderful! I crochet too! haven't done any for a long time...but used to go like a demon! lol
have a great day looking at the sky!

Bridget sa...

Beautiful photos and shawls! What do you call those cookies? Are they an old Norwegian recipe?

~♥~ Monica S sa...

The cookies are called "kokos makroner" .... and I have no idea how to translate that.. other than I would call them coconut-cookies ;-) hehe
They are yummy...

Monica

Buffie sa...

God, you are SO lucky to have that veiw everyday of your life, it's Sooooo beautiful! You could frame those.

Wow, I'm very impressed with your crocheting, especially having the loops being so loose, that's hard to do! Lucky friends!

I copied down the recipe, I'm going to make them for Christmas! Thanks!!!! :)

Buffie

Jessica sa...

Monica~ your shawls are gorgeous...I so wish I knew how to do that. Your pictures are amazing, too....you know I have a thing for sunrises and your gold mountain is gorgeous. Beautiful views my friend.

Hugs~ J

Terrie's Lil' Piece of Serenity sa...

The shawls are wonderful. i wish I could crocheting. I love.. those pictures of the great outdoors. Nothing compares to mother nature.
Hugs, Terrie

Rue sa...

Hi Monica :)

Thank you so much for the award!! I'll add it to my sidebar as soon as I get a chance :)

I can't belive you can crochet one whole shawl every night! They're beautiful!!

The mountains where you live are gorgeous and you took some wonderful pictures of them!

Thank you for the recipe too :)

rue

Laura Ingalls Gunn sa...

Oh your shawl is just lovely. So delicate.

nikkicrumpet sa...

Those shawls are lovely...I love that big open loop...I need to learn to crochet..but I don't know when I'd find the time...yikes I'd have to shorten my blogging time lol. have a great weekend!

Nancy sa...

Monica, that shawl is gorgeous!!!!! The pictures are beautiful too. Blessings to you, Nancy

Sara's Sweet Surprise sa...

Hello, I'm new to your blog. I strolled over from Miss Buffies.
Those cookies look tasty.

I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. I hope your loved ones find peace by those who surround them with comforting support.

Sweet Wishes,
Sara