Monthly Archives: January 2019

Bread without kneading, incredible recipe for tasty sourdough rye-bread

2019-05-23T07:59:28+00:00

Who says bread making has to involve strenuous kneading? It doesn’t have to be like that! Michel teaches us how to make sourdough rye-bread. The great thing about his recipe is there is no kneading involved. The preparation of this bread is done in 10 minutes. Here is the list of ingredients: 590 grams / 1.3 pound of rye flour 540 ml / 18.3 fl oz of water 13 grams / 0.46 oz of salt 6 grams / 0.21 oz of sourdough bread starter TL;DW Mix all the ingredients. Put in breadform and leave in a warm place to rise [...]

Bread without kneading, incredible recipe for tasty sourdough rye-bread2019-05-23T07:59:28+00:00

Off-grid in Portugal: At Mount of Oaks we meet sustainability, simplicity and slowing down

2019-01-31T09:04:28+00:00

We were tired and in need of rest when Mount of Oaks came on our path. This intentional community is all about slowing down, simplicity and sustainability. The right place in the right time for us! Their residents believe that living simpler will yield more happiness. Yes, it may be less comfortable, but that trade-off is worth it. We talk to Emma Cowan about the ideals behind this place and Barbara da Nova Leite Cowan shows us the natural buildings: made with straw bales, cob, wattle-and-daub and empty beer bottles…! Check out Mount of Oaks here! [...]

Off-grid in Portugal: At Mount of Oaks we meet sustainability, simplicity and slowing down2019-01-31T09:04:28+00:00