Posts tagged ‘baking’

January 21, 2021


by Jem Croucher

Thought I’d do some baking
not baked in quite a while
as after all a fresh new loaf
is bound to bring a smile
So I found all the ingredients
and kneaded it and proved
then floured it and dusted
with the washing-up removed
Then with half an hour’s baking
a new loaf proudly stood
bringing with it satisfaction
and the smile I knew it would

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July 2, 2018


by dokurtybitz

Thinking about
How I learn

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September 14, 2015

The Baker

by Jem Croucher


I bake bread
and bake it well
I knead the dough
and watch it swell

It all takes time
but that’s well spent
as Baker’s craft
has good intent

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August 25, 2015


by Jem Croucher


If I could capture the aroma in my home today
and put that into words on this page
I’d do so in an instant for, with freshly baked bread
I am sure it would become all the rage

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December 23, 2014


by Elizabeth

Late rising

Baking croissants

Hot creamy coffee

Silence is loud this morning

December 16, 2014

~ Labor of Love ~ Haiku

by A. L. O'Prunty

Spices permeate
Antiques bowls, carved wooden spoons
Old fashion Christmas


August 13, 2014


by Jem Croucher


I have a little problem
An affliction I can’t shake
For when the urge gets hold of me
All I can do is bake

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May 4, 2014

Baking Love

by Apurva

Love is a cake,

you bake with your heart,

sometimes it turns out well,

rest others, it falls apart!

There is no secret formula,

every cake is unique,

yet there’s a recipe,

in case you need.

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November 7, 2013

Baking day. Poem.

by Harry


Baking day is here once more

cakes, buns, scones  but its not a chore

i’ll just have a glass of wine before i start

after all, they say its good for the heart

ingredients out of the cupboard

just like old mother hubbard

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September 30, 2013

Sweet Saturday…

by Caddo

Rich dark cocoa night
With early snowflakes, shaken
Down; confectioner’s
Sugar, sweet powder drifting…..
Melt-in-your-mouth, piece of cake.

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August 7, 2013


by dokurtybitz

Looking to be scratched
Perhaps i shall
But most likely i won’t
The parts lie scattered

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