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Starting My First Sourdough

Mindy at The Purposed Heart has inspired me to finally try to make a sourdough starter.  Somehow thinking about doing this for the past two years has yet to materialize into anything.

Well, no more!  Mindy has promised to walk us through this process day by day.  With detailed instructions and pictures.  Now is my time – I can feel it.

So, last night I followed her directions carefully, and 24 hours later, this is what I have:

Is that funk really good?

Apparently, these bubbles and the dark liquid on the top are signs that everything is happening as it should.  Going on faith here.

If you have ever thought about starting sourdough and put it off, like me, join me!  Let’s do this while Mindy is holding our hands.  And hey, if it doesn’t work, it was only flour and water, right?

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