Category Archives: Yeast Bread

My First Baguette. You Can Do It, Too.

I had always believed you couldn’t not make authentic French bread in a home oven, but boy was I wrong.  I learned the simple truck of making that wonderful crusty bread from Julia Child.  Now I am sharing it with … Continue reading

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Italian Bread: Easy Peasy, No Mixer Needed.

If you are new to baking bread, this is a great recipe to learn on.  The steps are simple and no mixer is required.  

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Cooking From Scratch: Buttery, Flaky Crescent Rolls. Ditch the Tube

Doesn’t everyone love crescent rolls?  I think so.  You can make better crescent rolls than you get in the tube.  Please watch and share.  Thank you.  

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Cooking From Scratch: Soft and Tender Dinner Rolls or Slider Buns

These dinner rolls are light, tender and so, so delicious Make them for dinner, or a little bigger for your slider snacks. Either way, they may be the best bread you have ever made. Give them a try. For this … Continue reading

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Six Braid Challah, for Beginners

Challah is the traditional Jewish bread, and everybody I know loves it. Not only is it beautiful, it has a wonderful taste and texture. This is something you make when you want to show off a little. It can be … Continue reading

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Cooking From Scratch: White Bread by Julia Child’s Recipe

  This bread is a little different and so very special, just like Julia Child. The buttery flavor makes this bread a cut above and cooing it in cast iron makes the color and crust just perfect. Give it a … Continue reading

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Ellen’s Easy Wheat Bread: Scrumptious Yeast Bread in an Hour

My friend Ellen is an accomplished baker, and this is her go to recipe for her family’s bread. I am so glad she allowed me to make this for you. The extra yeast and the Vital Wheat Gluten makes this … Continue reading

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Fluffy White Bread: Where I Stumble and Bumble My Way Through Making The Perfect Loaf of Bread

I truly am a bread making novice, but I decided that this is the year I master yeast bread. Join me as I learn this ancient art. If making bread intimidates you, too, we can learn together. To find all … Continue reading

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