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I will never again . . . (Part 4)

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I shall never again bake my bread before noticing the CSO drip tray was overflowing from the night before.

 

 

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9 hours ago, JoNorvelleWalker said:

I shall never again bake my bread before noticing the CSO drip tray was overflowing from the night before.

 

 

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it is pretty faded now and it never made the slightest bit of difference. 

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On 1/11/2020 at 5:48 AM, liuzhou said:

 

 

We? 99.9% of people on the planet use C, including many people here.

 

If you want to follow the crowd...

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I shall never again thoroughly chill my bottle of sauvignon blanc, only to notice upon pouring it was actually pinot noir.  But as my mother would say, "It all goes to the same place."

 

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Just now, JoNorvelleWalker said:

I shall never again ladle hot bean broth over my hand.  Even if it is Rancho Gordo.

 

 

Oddly I did that today when the doorbell rang and I jumped.  In the fridge now and will try to avoid flashback when I reheat tomorrow. It was delicious but ice water when it is 40F something in here - not ideal.  No scarring I think.

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My sister does not belong to this forum but if she did, tonight she would say " when sitting at the dining room table, I will never again shake the whipping cream carton without first checking to see if the cap is on it".

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31 minutes ago, ElsieD said:

My sister does not belong to this forum but if she did, tonight she would say " when sitting at the dining room table, I will never again shake the whipping cream carton without first checking to see if the cap is on it".

 

 

Oh that is just "normal" Did it with the almond milk yesterday but at least that is low in fat and easier to clean.  97 year old on the other hand had slippery fingers and knocked over a glass which shattered.  Blood thinners - not pretty movie scene. 


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10 minutes ago, heidih said:

 

 

Oh that is just "normal" Did it with the almond milk yesterday but at least that is low in fat and easier to clean.  97 year old on the other hand had slippery fingers and knocked over a glass which shattered.  Blood thinners - not pretty movie scene. 

 

 

I believe it about the blood thinners, having been on them.

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1 hour ago, ElsieD said:

My sister does not belong to this forum but if she did, tonight she would say " when sitting at the dining room table, I will never again shake the whipping cream carton without first checking to see if the cap is on it".

 

No! That's my sister! Are we related? I have another sister? Some sort of family secret?

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12 minutes ago, liuzhou said:

 

No! That's my sister! Are we related? I have another sister? Some sort of family secret?

 

I dunno.  Do you have any Dutch ancestry?

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I will never again preheat my oven for bread baking without removing the salt bed from last night's baked potato.

 

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30 minutes ago, JoNorvelleWalker said:

I will never again preheat my oven for bread baking without removing the salt bed from last night's baked potato.

 

Ahhh, indeed.    Have I mentioned the time, not too long ago, when I preheated the oven while it held rising pizza dough?     Got the message when the scent of cooking bread wafted through the kitchen.     Was able to pull out maybe a third the original volume raw dough and we enjoyed a very small flat bread for lunch.      Lesson learned, I hope.

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On 2/15/2020 at 11:53 PM, ElsieD said:

My sister does not belong to this forum but if she did, tonight she would say " when sitting at the dining room table, I will never again shake the whipping cream carton without first checking to see if the cap is on it".

She whips cream by shaking the carton?

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On ‎2‎/‎17‎/‎2020 at 9:53 PM, gfweb said:

She whips cream by shaking the carton?

 

She whips cream sitting down?

 

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Not sure this really happened, so don't go quoting me:  I shall never again add only half the oats to oatmeal cookies.

 

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On 2/17/2020 at 9:53 PM, gfweb said:

She whips cream by shaking the carton?

 

8 hours ago, JoNorvelleWalker said:

She whips cream sitting down?

 

 

We were having apple crisp.  We like unwhipped whipping cream poured over the crisp.


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Lying in bed about dawn, covers over my head trying to get back to sleep with a truck outside my window with the engine running...I realized I could simply weigh the bag of oats.  Yes, I added all the oats I had intended.  There must be some other explanation.

 

I shall never again expect success from a recipe I've tried to convert from dry volume to weight.

 

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6 hours ago, ElsieD said:

We were having apple crisp.  We like unwhipped whipping cream poured over the crisp.

Oh my, I can almost taste that! Talk about "Gilding the Lily"...xD

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I did not expect to be here again so soon.  I'm starting to rival @JoNorvelleWalker , but not intentionally.  I often make the dough for bread in the bread machine but bake it in the oven.

 

I will never again:

Put the water in the pail, set it on the scale, start putting in the flour without first checking the scale is on.  Having corrected that, I will never again forget to insert the kneading blades.  This is not likely to end well.

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29 minutes ago, ElsieD said:

 

 

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I will never again:

Put the water in the pail, set it on the scale, start putting in the flour without first checking the scale is on.  Having corrected that, I will never again forget to insert the kneading blades.  This is not likely to end well.

Sorry but I had to laugh.  It reminded me of the times I have forgotten to insert the dasher into my little ICE-20 churn.   Ended up with a bucket of frozen ice cream mixture.   Fortunately it was all redeemable with some time and effort.

 

Edit:  Could not delete that extra top box.  Very frustrating...


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I will never again taste test cellentani pasta for doneness without first making sure there is no boiling water in the hole. 

I got a nice blister on my lower lip.

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That's the thing about opposum inerds, they's just as tasty the next day.

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