So this is a little different than any of my other posts. Normally I post about something having to do with technology, but this time I’m focusing on something that is decidedly not technological. I recently took up archery as a hobby – specifically shooting the longbow. Why the longbow? Because I’m actually a closet (or maybe not so closet), Renaissance Faire geek. My close friends already know this about me, but many in the tech community do not. This is my “coming out of the 16th century closet” post.
As many of you know, the missus and I have recently moved. When we finally got the TV setup in the bedroom, we found an error on the screen.
So, over the last week we made the trek down to Palm Beach Gardens to visit with family. There I got to meet those people who will become part of my family very soon. The premise for the trip was to be present for the Christening of Silvio Centineo Pollock. We took lots of pictures … Read more
2-1/2 cups White Flour 2 cups Sugar 1-1/2 tsp Baking Soda 1-1/2 tsp Salt 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 3/4 tsp Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Cloves 1/2 tsp Allspice 1-1/2 cups Applesauce (Cinnamon or Plain to taste) 1/2 cup Water 1/2 cup Shortening 2 Eggs 1 cup Raisins (Optional) Bake in pre-heated 350° oven for 60-65 minutes