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Whole Wheat Italian Breadsticks

Last night’s dinner was chili (my favorite).  When I eat chili, having whole grain rolls or bread sticks on the side is kind of a must.   258 more words


Finnish Easter Bread

My house smells heavenly tonight. Enough so the new scent totally eradicated the terrible odors from the morning’s attempt to dye Easter eggs naturally.  (I mean, I suppose that worked – they’re definitely natural colors: tan and hallucinatory pink.) 896 more words

Hot Cross Buns

Last year I made hot cross buns, I liked them so much that they have become an Easter tradition. The recipe I made last year was really good,  but I’m always on the hunt for one that could be better. 795 more words

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A Blustery Night's Chili Braid

Friday, April 7, was a blustery day in my high desert.  Rain in the morning to add to all the flooding that’s been going on all winter.  683 more words

Victorian Milk Bread

Sometimes a yeast dough kneads like a bowling ball and sits there uncooperative all the way through the suggested rises, its back to you like a cat that’s sulking. 975 more words

(Pain à l'Ancienne) Focaccia Friday

This was made by request for my lovely son Cormac when he was home for spring break a few weeks ago. I started off his break with my go-to, Classic French Bread from Peter Reinhart’s excellent… 278 more words


Double Loaf Recipe- White Bread & Cinnamon Bread

Until recently, I had forgotten that the instruction manual for my KitchenAid mixer also contained recipes. I tried out their basic white bread recipe when my mixer was new to me and I was learning the difference between making breads by hand versus the stand mixer. 1,023 more words

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