It was a take-it-easy kind of weekend as the husband had to do some work. We did manage to do the usual weekend things like swim class (it was sunny for a change!), tennis, and go out for some meals.
I also did some baking. I made financiers for the first time and although I didn’t manage to get that characteristic dome, the financiers did taste good!
The new season (or at least it’s season two according to Netflix) of The Big Family Cooking Showdown
Homemade Chinese bakery-style sausage buns
Yorkshire Gold with milk
“She was two things at once. Bodily she was a matron, jowly, bosomy, bottomy odd. At heart she was a gamine. Her smile was like a baby’s, full of joyful elan. You believed you had caused it. You felt felled by a stroke of luck.”
Front Desk – Kelly Yang
The Beekeeper’s Apprentice – Laurie R King (reread)