Category Archives: Bread

It’s About Time: Sour Dough and my learning curve

I was thrilled to get my hands on a sour dough starter at the June Swap I went to. I was SO SO excited. It came with directions about feeding it and also what to do to grow it. I … Continue reading

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Lammas, and thankful for harvests

Lammas, hmmm. I didn’t know much about it until Alexandra suggested it for one of our Sunday Photos themes. As I think about Lammas, I think about growing up in a small town in Wisconsin with all the farms nearby. … Continue reading

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SSFC: Another quiche and more chard

Oh, Look! Another quiche! There’s a surprise! (can you read the sarcasm in that?) It is always best to use up what I have at home or in the garden before I go elsewhere and I am still sticking with … Continue reading

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Favorite bread

In the beginning of January I made up a loaf of my favorite bread and took some photos. I just came across the photos and realized I should make another loaf. I don’t get very creative in making different bread. … Continue reading

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SSFC: Egg Sandwich

In the far back corners of the refrigerator, I keep seeing something, and then forgetting about it again. It is time to pull it forward and actually use it! Refrigerator pickles that I made a long, long time ago… last … Continue reading

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Making Bread Crumbs

With the new Vitamix gathering dust on the counter, it was time to use it again. I was playing with zucchini recipes and I needed some bread crumbs. As I opened the cupboard, all I saw was two empty bread … Continue reading

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SSFC: Pizza with mushrooms, zucchini and eggplant

Last weeks wild rice and mushroom stuff peppers where fantastic, but I still had mushrooms from Kitchen Pride Mushroom Farm to use (and love) so I decided to make a quick pizza, focusing on local ingredients I still haven’t made … Continue reading

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SSFC: Grilled cheese w/jalanepo and sliced tomoates

Eight weeks into the Southern Food Challenge and I once again find peppers in my midst! Another day, another pepper. And that is a good thing. Keeping it simple around here. Grilled cheese was the answer. It happened to be … Continue reading

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Braided Bread and Stuffed Bread

Look at what I did yesterday! Mine is the long one on the right This was the 5 strand bread braid I did. The class was a lot of fun. All hands on. I look forward to making more of … Continue reading

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Finally Used the KitchenAid Mixer- It’s About Time

I think I have admitted this before (just can’t remember which post) but I have had a KitchenAid mixer sitting in a box, unused, for several years. Ahhh, it’s been almost 8 years. All I needed was a little nudge. … Continue reading

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