Random Acts of Pastry

Our adventures in combining sugar, flour, and kindness.

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Random Act of Pastry #6: Life is a Lot Like Puff Pastry Dough

Small things done well make all the difference.   Baking is a process of doing a series of small things over time, then making time for other things to happen.  Dough rises at the rate that it rises, and it chills according to the same schedule.  Like so many other things, baking is a series of actions with a bunch of waiting in between. 

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