Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Geometrically Challenged

OK, then. I just finished making tortillas for the 3rd time. They are getting better, but I have one hurdle that I cannot seem to leap. I cannot for the life of me make them round. Can anyone tell me how to roll out round pieces of dough? I can't make a round pie crust, either.



I just liked how this picture turned out. I had set the camera down and that is what I saw in the viewfinder.

Speaking of round, I am beginning to take on that shape, so I started looking through my stash of maternity things. Seriously...old...clothing. My oldest is 17 years old after all. So I went on eBay to hunt for some bargains. I did fairly well, I think. I got 12 items for a total of $45 and that included shipping. The seller did have a warped sense of humor....she sent them in a box that once contained a case of beer! Sigh.

2 comments:

  1. Don't be so hard on yourself about the circle-thing. Most homemade tortillas I've seen are not perfect circles. I think you would have to have some sort of manufacturing press to get that. Believe me, we're all just impressed that you are actually making tortillas!!

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  2. I'm with Kris on that! Homemade tortillas are accomplishment enough. Also clever of you to find maternity clothes on-line.

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