Darcie Hossack

Darcie Hossack

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 13:43

It’s just how the cookies crumble

It's 4 o'clock in the morning when, after staying up to keep Chefhusband company though a long night of baking fiddly cookies, my eyelids slam shut.

The often-heard wisdom when bringing home a new companion is, “Don’t get too attached.”

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 09:31

Rising to the occasion a baker’s motto

Elsie does not like to bake. Her sisters are bakers. Her mother is a baker.

Thursday, 27 November 2014 08:41

Little Mixer that Could (n't)

Butter, sugar, eggs and extracts.

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 15:27

Woooo...party it (yawn) up

After being led to a semi-circle of rearranged dining room chairs, where a dozen or more other people look up with a mixture of real and pasted-on smiles, I’m worried.

Thursday, 23 October 2014 06:15

Alphabet Soup spells relief for a sick person

At first, when the room begins to spin, I tell myself there’s nothing wrong. I stood up too fast.

Wednesday, 08 October 2014 14:06

Fishing for tacos


Wednesday, 24 September 2014 14:40

Building bridges via the preparation of food

It wasn’t an easy decision when Sam and Ellie decided, along with Sam’s mother, that the best thing for all of them would be to buy a house with a granny flat.

Thursday, 11 September 2014 06:32

A visit from the muffin elf

One of the things I like best about my house is the way it looks at night.

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 15:48

Gain a new appreciation running for peaches

The plan, back then, was simple enough.

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