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Guest Post: How to Bake the Best Bread With and Without a Bread Machine

You may have noticed a lack of posts, that is because there is a lack of baking or inventive cooking going on in these last few weeks of pregnancy. 145 more words

Cooking Adventures

Tony's Wheat Bread


2 1/2 cups unbleached white flour
1/4 cup sugar
2 packages active dry yeast
1 t salt
1 cup water
1 cup milk, 2% or whole… 409 more words



When the dark clouds gather outside
This isn’t a day for errand-making;
I’d much prefer to stay here inside
In my cosy kitchen, busy bread-baking. 57 more words


Sticky Finger Iced Buns

Delicious, warm, sweet and gooey. The perfect iced bun.

These sweet tea-time treats have long been popular with adults and children and have a great feel of nostalgia to them. 469 more words


Housewife - 6

the here and now of kneading dough, elastic mixture in my hands, merging poppy seeds with white flour mix, I knead, bread responds, yeast ticks

© Freya Pickard 2016

Freya Pickard

"Koulouri" - Cyprus, Anise Flavoured Bread

I wish I could describe the taste of this bread. The fantastic smell in my house as it baked. The sound of crunchiness as I cut the first slice, the feathery softness as I took the first bite. 718 more words

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