He dumped a spoon full of green beans in his plate.
She jabbed the spoon in the ice cream and sighed.
I gave her a spoon, which she threw on the floor.
Katie examined a spoon absently and tossed it in the sink.
"You're supposed to eat with a spoon or a fork," she instructed calmly as she finished wiping the little hand.
He paused with the spoon half way to his lips and raised one brow.
He put a spoon in her hand.
"Goat," Carmen said, barely suppressing a smile as she plunged a spoon into the bowl of mashed potatoes.
His attention never wavered and Carmen kept her expression bland as she slapped the potatoes on her plate and then returned the spoon to the bowl.
My furniture, part of which I made myself--and the rest cost me nothing of which I have not rendered an account--consisted of a bed, a table, a desk, three chairs, a looking-glass three inches in diameter, a pair of tongs and andirons, a kettle, a skillet, and a frying-pan, a dipper, a wash-bowl, two knives and forks, three plates, one cup, one spoon, a jug for oil, a jug for molasses, and a japanned lamp.
Fred began eating his cereal, with a serving spoon, a sure sign he wanted to accelerate the process and get on with the day's activities.
The mother gave each a tin plate and a wooden spoon, and then helped them all to boiled beans.
She snagged a jar of Jif and a spoon, retreating to her library.
As she turned her head, the spoon distorted her nose, making it look longer and hooked.
Adrienne grabbed a large stainless steel spoon from its hanger on the wall and primped at her distorted reflection.
She put the spoon down, trying to recapture the humor.
Pulling open a drawer, he dispensed a spoon, fork and knife for each of them.
"She sure isn't the biggest spoon in the soup line," Quinn muttered.
In artistic representations, Brahma usually appears as a bearded man of red colour with four heads crowned with a pointed, tiara-like head-dress, and four hands holding his sceptre, or a sacrificial spoon, a bundle of leaves representing the Veda, a bottle of water of the Ganges, and a string of beads or his bow Parivita.
Haeckel calls attention to the fact that a baby can hold a spoon with the big-toe as with a thumb.
Buonaparte was born with a silver spoon in his mouth.
Using a serrated knife or bread knife, gently slice the cream puff in half and put the cream in with a spoon.
You may either pipe the dough from a pastry bag or spoon the dough onto the baking sheet covered in parchment.
It's a pleasant but no-frills greasy spoon with a relaxed atmosphere--despite the brisk table turn-over and unlimited coffee that keeps its patrons wide-eyed.
In a state of captivity the civet is never completely tamed, and only kept for the sake of its perfume, which is obtained in largest quantity from the male, especially when in good condition and subjected to irritation, being scraped from the pouch with a small spoon usually twice a week.
35 A circular vortex, such as a smoke ring, will set up motion symmetrical about an axis, and provide an illustration; a half vortex ring can be generated in water by drawing a semicircular blade a short distance forward, the tip of a spoon for instance.
A vortex filament must close on itself, or end on a bounding surface, as seen when the tip of a spoon is drawn through the surface of water.
vii., where the gold spoon of 10 shekels is equal in value to the bowl of 130 shekels, or double that of 70, i.e.
They understood that the saddles and Junot's spoon might be of some use, but that cold and hungry soldiers should have to stand and guard equally cold and hungry Russians who froze and lagged behind on the road (in which case the order was to shoot them) was not merely incomprehensible but revolting.
"Would you like a little mash?" the first soldier asked, and handed Pierre a wooden spoon after licking it clean.
Mary Hendrikhovna assented and began looking for the spoon which someone meanwhile had pounced on.
He put down his spoon.
Cut an orange in half and scoop out the orange center with a spoon and eat it.
Infants learn to walk, to talk, and to eat with a spoon.
It is recommended that you blend for a minute or two and then stir with a spoon to see how the soap is progressing before blending further.
You can tie that to the jar in a baggie or with ribbon looped through a hole in the spoon's handle.
To make it, you need a wooden kitchen spoon, acrylic paint, a brush, a roll of duct tape and about 12 inches of curling ribbon.
Paint one side of the spoon and lay it on a sheet of newspaper to dry.
Paint the other side of the spoon when it's ready.
Tie the ribbon around the neck of the spoon and curl it.
Simply grind the instant coffee into a fine powder using the bottom of a spoon and use it in the recipe in place of the cocoa.
Stir gently and spoon into prepared baking dish.
Spoon enough sauce over the bottom of the pan to coat it.
Spoon a layer of cooked vegetables over the noodles, then top with a blend of mozzarella and parmesan.
Spoon the beef evenly onto the lettuce, and then add layers of cheese, salsa and sour cream.
Drizzle mixture into boiling soup mixture from the tip of a spoon.
Drain for one minute, and then spoon the curds into a bowl.
To make the ganache, you will need a saucepan, cutting board, knife, measuring cup, bowl, wooden spoon and a whisk.
Heat the cream over medium heat until it begins to boil, stirring constantly with the wooden spoon.
Spoon: Spoon shapes have hips larger than the bust.
Pear: Pears are similar to spoon shapes but have a softer, smoother angle at the waist.
With hands behind their backs and a spoon in their mouth, players pass an egg from spoon to spoon until it has reached the final person.
Of course water balloons, cotton balls or anything that fits on a spoon can be passed instead.
The knife appears closest to the plate followed by the teaspoon and dinner spoon.
Follow the typical relay race format of having a challenge for each team, such as carrying an egg on a spoon or running in a straight line blindfolded.
Place a layer of cake chunks into a trifle bowl and spoon whipped cream over the top.
On this show, contestants who have made good food have been sent home for poor knife skills, tasting dishes without using a clean spoon and other cooking no-nos.
Rub the two ingredients with a spoon to make a paste.
She spooned up the remaining flakes of cereal one at a time, swishing them around in her spoon.
These items might include a baby book, Bible, picture frame, photo album, piggy bank, silver cup, spoon and/or plate.
One of the most interesting medieval spoons is the coronation spoon used in the anointing of the sovereign, an illustration of which is given under Regalia.
"I only slurp it back here in the kitchen," she said, setting down the bowl and reaching for her spoon.
Eating was from the pot, with the hand or spoon.
The consecrated bread is broken into the wine, and both elements are given together in a spoon.
Destiny whimpered for a few moments and then directed her attention to using the spoon to rearrange the potatoes on her plate.
The unattended pan contained a wooden spoon which caught alight causing smoke to activate the smoke alarm.
aristocrat born with a silver spoon in his or her mouth, or at least into a titled family!
Next, using a slotted spoon, transfer them to a plate while you brown the diced bacon along with the garlic and shallots.
For example the makers of silver spoon sugar have decided not to use genetically modified sugar beet.
I can make them bend the ball like I bend a spoon.
Before kick-off famous spoon bender Uri had predicted a 2-1 Newcastle victory, with Alan Shearer scoring with a penalty.
bent spoon for the camera, and encourages me to keep in touch.
The one I liked most last year was on a map in a glossy brochure which was labeled with " Spoon Lane Locks " .
buttermilk mixture to flour mixture, stirring with a metal spoon or knife.
London's greasy spoon cafes have thrown up a culture of their own and this site pays tribute to them.
The spoon shows him holding a chalice or " the cup of sorrow " .
Spoon in the mixture, sprinkle the rest of the Parmesan cheese over the top.
chillierve, spoon a small amount of the chili sauce on the plate, followed by a small pile of stir fry.
most chinchillas can be fed softened food from a spoon whilst sat on your lap.
Add the shredded coconut into the melted chocolate and mix it with a spoon.
To serve, spoon the lentils onto a warmed plate and top with the baked cod and tomatoes.
Sit the warm sponges on the plates with the warm cherry compote and spoon the vanilla ice cream next to them.
You will be given a spoon to eat couscous.
Leave the spoon in and add a cupful of water so that the meat is just covered.
Spoon the warm passion fruit curd into the cases - about three-quarters full.
demitasse spoon always bothers me.
dessert spoon full of seed in the hopper every day.
Could Clint Eastwood really break his way out of Alcatraz armed only with some silver dimes, a spoon and a box of matches?
Using a wooden spoon, slowly mix in the water until the mixture forms a pliable dough.
How to do it: cut the dowel or spoon handle to make " stoppers " an inch long.
How they appreciate games versus how they are spoon fed games.
greasy spoon cafÃ©.
Now its last greasy spoon has gone and in its place comes this natty little noodle bar.
greasy spoon by the sea has its charms.
To prevent the royal icing from drying too hard add a tea spoon of glycerine.
infuse for a few minutes, then take on a spoon.
Transfer them to sterilized jars with a slotted spoon along with the spices.
Remove with a slotted spoon and repeat with the remaining 2/3rds of the meat adding a little more lard or oil if necessary.
licked wooden spoon away from your delight...
drain the macaroni and spoon half into a well-buttered shallow ovenproof dish.
meringue nests into small chunks and fold into the cream using a large spoon, stirring in a figure of eight.
Remove the lid & using a slotted spoon, discard any mussels that have failed to open.
nog bowl and spoon mixture gently together.
Spoon this mixture into a piping fitted with a 5mm plain nozzle.
add oatmeal, lentils & rice, gently stirring with wooden spoon from sustainable Third World forest, one by one.
pan very thoroughly with a wooden spoon.
Mix enough water into a dessert spoon of crunchy peanut butter to form a paste and stir this in to the vegetables.
Spoon half the cooked penne on the top and repeat with another layer of meat and pasta.
perforated spoon, carefully remove from the ravioli from the pan, taking care not to break them.
petrol & drink: The cafe is behind the gasoline pumps on the way in to the paddock, greasy spoon sort of stuff.
Using a wooden spoon, slowly mix in about 500ml of warm water, until the dough becomes pliable.
If using plums or apricots spoon the topping around the fruit to expose the skins, for a colorful finish.
Spoon over the pineapple slices, place the ramekins on a baking tray and cook in the oven for 20 mins until well risen.
Spoon the mixture into the prepared ramekins and place on an oven tray.
scoop out the flesh with a spoon.
Romantic desserts Delectable desserts for sweet seduction are barely a streaked apron and a licked wooden spoon away from your delight...
Spoon the sauce on top of the pasta and garnish with Parmesan shavings and chopped chives.
Sprinkle over the the port or dry sherry, then spoon over a little of the cooking liquids.
Spoon onto the top of the shortbread bases and then sprinkle the remaining shortbread crumbs on top.
simmer until the sauce is thick enough to coat the back of a spoon.
slap-up lunch at the local greasy spoon.
slotted spoon, leaving all the marinade behind in the bowl.
Use a candle snuffer or a metal spoon to put the candle out.
spoon the hot chocolate sauce over the top of the pears.
Using a large spoon, palette knife or piping bag, spoon the meringue mixture onto the baking parchment, making a large circle.
Remove the prawns with a slotted spoon, leaving all the marinade behind in the bowl.
Not bad for a greasy spoon in the Southwest.
Jelly wasn't looking like the wooden spoon, the league position was!
Children and babies are often prescribed doses of liquid medicine that are very small or hard to measure using a normal 5ml medicine spoon.
As soon as they float to the top, remove them with a perforated spoon.
I've got a silver spoon on a chain.
spoon fed, whereas she had always fed herself at The Grange.
No demitasse spoon was provided, tho, so I had to get myself a plastic one.
You should put a fresh dessert spoon full of seed in the hopper every day.
The large end is a 5 ml spoon for children over 6 and adults.
Using a metal spoon, scrape away the crumbs to leave a smooth surface.
Pour orange squash over mashed potatoes; eat with a spoon.
Skin 4 or 5 ripe tomatoes then squish them through a sieve with the back of a spoon.
stir with a wooden spoon.
Spoon the tofu and pepper stir-fry onto the plates and garnish the dish with the chopped fresh chives.
While you use the strainer, keep the leaves away in a corner of the pan by using a spoon.
The mixture will soften and become slightly stringy when lifted with the spoon.
A spoonful of sugar Conventional white or brown sugar which people spoon into tea and coffee and use in baking is called sucrose.
create a whirlpool in the water by swirling a spoon around the edge.
wooden spoon also use your hands.
pg, Opposite to galeae of 2nd b, Bouton or spoon of the maxillae (labium).
From the derivation of the word the earliest northern European spoon would seem to have been a chip or splinter of wood; the Greek xoXXuipcov (Lat.
Jackson, "The Spoon and its History," in Archaeologia (1892), vol.
Peel away the skin, or scoop out the flesh with a spoon.
When lunch arrives, they spoon rice into their mouths and slurp seaweed soup with gusto.
Strain the mixture into a clean saucepan and simmer until the sauce is thick enough to coat the back of a spoon.
And if you 've been really good they'll take you with them for a slap-up lunch at the local greasy spoon.
Spoon half the mixture over the sponge fingers in the dish.
Place scoops of vanilla ice cream between each one then spoon the hot chocolate sauce over the top of the pears.
Jelly wasn't looking like the wooden spoon, the league position was !
I 've got a silver spoon on a chain.
He was shocked to see one of his former residents being spoon fed, whereas she had always fed herself at The Grange.
Spoon into basins and bake for 20 mins until risen and springy to touch.
Now give the shredded paper a good stir with a wooden spoon.
Spoon some of the tiramisu cream into one of the baskets.
Spoon into the prepared loaf tin and bake for 1 hour or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
These places are nothing like the " greasy spoon " truckers cafes in England.
Create a whirlpool in the water by swirling a spoon around the edge.
Now mix to a dough, starting with a wooden spoon also use your hands.
Offer a small amount of food on the tip of the spoon.
Divide the children into teams, and hand the first member of each team a spoon and an uncooked egg.
When a signal is given, the first member of each team will try to run while balancing the egg on the spoon.
Most recipes will require a bowl, spoon and occasionally a whisk.
Most of the following recipes can be prepared with common kitchen equipment such as a saucepan, spatula or heat safe spoon and a mixing bowl.
These metal straws are narrow and conveniently feature a spoon at the end so you can stir your drink.
While you can use the back of a spoon to gently crush the mint leaves, it's worth it to invest in a muddler, especially if you plan to make juleps often.
Place the sugar syrup and mint in the glass and mash them together with a spoon.
Add rum, sugar and lime juice and gently crush the mixture with a wooden spoon or mallet to release the flavor of the mint leaves.
Place mint leaves in a tall glass, and lightly crush the leaves with a spoon.
If you spoon out a measured amount, such as a tablespoon, into each compartment, you will know precisely how much each little frozen basil cube holds, making it easier to use it throughout the winter in your recipes.
A freezer container can accomplish the same goal, but you will need to measure the basil and olive oil mixture into a measuring cup first, then spoon it into the freezer container.
In other words, the knife and fork or spoon they are supposed to use during the first course should be on the outside and the silverware for dinner should be closest to the plate.
The forks should be to the left of the plate, as you are facing it, and the knives, teaspoon and soup spoon to the right.
If you want to set a formal table but don't know your finger bowl from your soup spoon, relax.
Simply overfill your measuring cup or spoon and use the dull side of a butter knife to scrape off the extra and make it level.
If a recipe calls for sifted flour or sugar, sift directly into the measuring cup or spoon first, then use the knife trick.
Brown sugar should be packed into the cup or spoon and leveled flat.
A large, rubber tipped spoon, for example, can function as a stirring and serving spoon for big meals, as well as a spatula for scraping sides of mixing bowls.
Spoon the granola evenly onto the parchment paper.
Remove it from the oven and use a spoon or spatula to turn it so that it browns evenly.
Spoon the batter into muffin cups until they are 2/3 full.
Spoon the batter into the muffin cups, dividing it evenly among them.
Using a slotted spoon, remove the bacon bits from the bacon fat and set aside.
Spray a large spoon with cooking spray and use the spoon to scoop out cookie-sized amounts of mixture.
The serving spoon should be wood, gold, or mother of pearl.
Spoon the cottage cheese into a bowl and add the dressing.
Peel off the lids and eat the frozen yogurt with a spoon.
You can either whip your cream first and add a dollop on top of the coffee or carefully pour the cream over the back of a spoon over the coffee so that it floats on top of the coffee.
Alternately, you can pour the cream over the back of a spoon into the mug.
Uncover the dough and spoon ½ of the almond glaze over each mold.
You can use a long handled spoon if you can’t find a muddler.
I found that although the spoon works adequately, it is considerably easier to use the proper muddler.
Spoon the ricotta mixture into the pockets made by cutting the slits.
The judges taste it spread only on a spoon.
Using a slotted spoon remove the rosette from the oil and let the excess oil drain off.
Keep a small spoon handy to test rice for doneness.
Before the meeting, prepare a spoon by coating it with Dawn dish washing soap.
When you mention that he washes them away, dip the Dawn coated spoon into the center of the water.
Start with two decks of cards and one spoon fewer than the number of players.
That person may sneak a spoon from the pile while continuing to "play" the game.
The rest of the players may sneak spoons when they notice the first missing spoon, and the player left without a spoon is out of the game.
You may now use a slotted spoon or strainer to scoop up the seeds and use as you wish.
An oven can serve as a dehydrator at a temperature of 70 degrees, and those with adequate elbow grease can hand blend soups with a spoon.
Use a wooden spoon or spatula to stir the two mixtures until combined.
Spoon several tablespoons of batter into the skillet for each pancake.
If you can't find a mat or paddle, plastic wrap and a wooden spoon will work in a pinch.
An engraved love spoon will make eating the cake enjoyable.
In many cases, you're responsible for individually wrapping each spoon or stick.
The Rosemary Company offers elegantly packaged coffee with a demitasse spoon or heart shaped scoop attached.
We still display the porcelain soup spoon given to us when we attended a Chinese wedding banquet several years ago.
If you're thinking a soup spoon doesn't make for a lovely favor, you couldn't be more wrong.
Many couples even choose to place a tulle bag filled with candy, nuts, potpourri or other small items in the spoon's bowl.
While it is cliché, the child truly was born with a silver spoon.
Recently, Kirsten started her own production company with her mother, called Wooden Spoon Productions.
Spoon batter into lined muffin tins and bake for 25 minutes or until a rich golden brown.
I like to use my hands, but you can use a very big fork and spoon to mix the batter if until it becomes dough-like.
Others use a spoon or finger full as a treat to promote training.
If the dough seems a little too loose, add a little more flour until the dough clings to a spoon when held upside down.
If you cannot get the seedling out of the tray, using a kitchen spoon to scoop it out from the soil, taking as much soil with you as you can to protect the roots.
With a long handled spoon, stir the ingredients over a medium flame or temperature setting and bring to a low boil.
Spoon the mousse into elegant cups and chill.
A spoon of dry organic powdered milk will add creaminess and richness to the omelet.
Using ladle, spoon hot mixture into hot jars.
Use wooden spoon handle to remove any air pockets by inserting several times into the mixture.
Scoop out the seeds using a clean finger or spoon.
Spoon the scum off the liquid and rinse seeds well in a fine mesh strainer.
Paired with each wine was a different caviar presented nicely with a mother-of-pearl spoon to enjoy it with.
Chow kit-A chow kit typically includes the basic utensils, including a large fork, knife, and spoon.
Spoon some taco meat in the bag and anything of the other ingredients you want for taco salad.
You'll also need a long handled spoon to stir the food while it is simmering and to serve it when it is cooked.
Thirst is increased: an older child asks for water, and a younger child drinks eagerly when offered a cup or spoon of water.
Using a large spoon, scoop out the flesh from the potatoes leaving a 1/4 inch of the flesh on the skin.
Using a spoon, fill the molds 2/3 of the way full.
Spoon room temperature eggnog into cups and sprinkle with nutmeg.
Pour stock into the hot pan, making sure to scrape all of the browned bits from the pan with a wooden spoon.
Simmer until the sauce is reduced and coats the back of a spoon.
The next step is for the esthetician to take spply the hot wax with a flat wooden application tool (which may resemble a popsicle stick or wooden spoon).
As your child grows older, you can add the liquid vitamin to a juice drink or even food; however, your child may prefer a cherry or orange flavored liquid and opt to take it by spoon.
Anyone who has accidently left a metal spoon in the microwave has seen microwave sparks.
The cooker comes with a clip-on spoon and clip-tight gasket lid.
Use a non-stick spoon to fluff the rice inside the cooker once it's done.
Dampening the spoon with cold water prior to fluffing will help keep the rice from sticking to it.
Press the tab down into the bottom of the mold with a spoon or skewer.
If you're giving your present to someone who has never made candles before or someone who you know is in a hurry, throw in a four-cup glass microwave-safe measuring cup and a wooden spoon for stirring.
Place the braided wick into the wax, pushing it down with a spoon or other utensil to coat.
You could even embed a long metal spoon in this candle.
Use a regular pillar candle, such as this red, white, and blue one from Candlelight Solutions, and hollow out the top using a grapefruit spoon.
Trim down the wick and smooth the wax inside the hollow with the back of a hot metal spoon.
While using a food processor is the easiest means of mixing and handling the dough, you can accomplish the same results using a standard pastry blender or wooden spoon.
For instance, in the house you could find a wooden spoon and a blender, while for a car trip you might find pictures of a stop sign and a tractor trailer.
Give each child a spoon and four mini-marshmallows and have him race the length of the room or a distance of twelve feet outside.
The kids have to go down and back with the spoon and the four marshmallows without dropping them.
Handing the spoon to the next one in line, repeat the process until either team completes the race.
Hold sack races, egg on a spoon races, three-legged races, tug-of-war, and other fun games.
You can try Chess pie, spoon bread, and bean salad, to name a few.
Another frugal gift idea is to purchase and measure out the non-perishable ingredients for a yummy recipe, print out the recipe itself on fancy paper, and put it all together in a mixing bowl with a wooden spoon.
Stir vigorously until "trace" occurs, which is when the soap that falls off your spoon kind of dents the surface and it has the consistency of thin pudding.
This can take an hour or more using a spoon.
Stir the mixture around with an old spoon or a popsicle stick.
Stir with a plastic or steel spoon until tracing occurs.
It occurs when the mixture is about the thickness of a thin pudding and when you lift the spoon from the mixture, the drops that fall off the spoon into the pot make dents on the surface of the mixture.
Don't forget to add a small spoon for scooping out the salts!
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