Naan Bread (or How To Make Your Dog Hate You)

Let me begin this post with a disclaimer: I know nothing about real naan bread.  I’m pretty sure I’ve only … Continue ReadingNaan Bread (or How To Make Your Dog Hate You)

Challah

The first loaf of bread I ever made was challah.  I had to be … maybe 12 years old?  I … Continue ReadingChallah

Old-Fashioned Pumpkin Nut Loaf Bread

I know this is a bit late (should have posted this around Thanksgiving when all the canned pumpkin was on … Continue ReadingOld-Fashioned Pumpkin Nut Loaf Bread

Homemade Corned Beef

I can’t believe I didn’t post about this!  I made homemade corned beef last year, leaving out the sugar and … Continue ReadingHomemade Corned Beef

Plain-Old White Bread (with variations)

I adapted this recipe from The Good Housekeeping Illustrated American Cookbook but you can basically take any recipe for white … Continue ReadingPlain-Old White Bread (with variations)

Blueberry Muffins

O.k.  I was on a mission to find the closest replacement for Costco’s Blueberry Muffins.  I tried 4 or 5 … Continue ReadingBlueberry Muffins

Tortillas

Well, I saw a web page with instructions on how to make “30 second bread”.  I read it several times … Continue ReadingTortillas

Sweet Dough

I’ve been using this recipe for about 6 months now and it hasn’t failed me yet.  I got it from … Continue ReadingSweet Dough

Ma’s Tortilla Soup

Last (but not least) for today: My mom’s tortilla soup.  This is so easy, inexpensive, and could be healthy (but wouldn’t be … Continue ReadingMa’s Tortilla Soup

Baking Powder Biscuits

These are by far the best biscuits I have ever made! I only use butter and work really fast to … Continue ReadingBaking Powder Biscuits