Yeast Breads

No-Knead Cheesy Bread

December 9, 2013
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This no-knead, easy to prepare cheesy bread is perfect for the novice baker but even experts will love the Italian flavors and gooey cheese in this delicious bread.  If there are carbs, cheese, and garlic involved in something it is probably going to be an automatic success, don’t you think? Add in the words “no-knead” […]

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85+ Thanksgiving Recipes

November 16, 2013
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Over 85 Thanksgiving recipes to help you set the perfect table for one of the best days of the year. Turkey, stuffing, vegetables, cranberries, desserts and breads. It’s all here!   Isn’t Thanksgiving just the best? What’s your favorite part of the big meal? I love the stuffing because it is so unique to Thanksgiving. […]

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Italian Herb and Cheese Pull-Apart Bread

November 13, 2013
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This fun pull-apart bread is the perfect compliment to any meal with its flaky layers and cheesy herb filling. Okay, so I know Thanksgiving is coming up. And I love Thanksgiving. One of my favorite holidays, actually. Stuffing, turkey, sweet potatoes, green beans, pumpkin PIE….I love it all. However, I also love carbs. And cheese. […]

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No Knead Whole Wheat Bread

October 21, 2013
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An easy to prepare whole wheat loaf that requires no kneading! Easy bread recipe for experts and beginners both. Baking with yeast. Although it still makes my knees shake, I am starting to get slightly more comfortable with it. And the words “no-knead” are music to my ears. This no-knead whole wheat bread (otherwise known […]

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Cranberry-Walnut Oat Bread {giveaway}

October 17, 2012
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Baking with yeast makes my knees shake a little. For me, it is always hit or miss. I’m working on it. I WILL NOT LET YEAST DEFEAT ME. Regardless of my ongoing battle with the stuff, when Red Star Yeast contacted me about their new product, Red Star Yeast Platinum Superior Baking Yeast–a yeast they call […]

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Flax Seed and Pepita Bread + a giveaway

June 4, 2012
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I’ll be the first to admit that I need some practice with baking with yeast. When Virtual Potluck teamed up with King Arthur Flour and Red Star Yeast, I was a bit nervous, but I’m convinced I can do anything I set my mind to. Well, almost anything. I still need some practice in this […]

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Cinnamon-Vanilla Bread with Tahitian Vanilla Bean Whipped Butter

February 20, 2012

My love of vanilla beans isn’t quickly fading. I don’t see that happening anytime soon ever.   In fact, I’m quite sure I’m addicted. Sign me up for rehab but I won’t show up! I’ll be in my kitchen concocting something that will surely have beautiful little black flecks in it.  

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{Healthy New Year} Whole Wheat Flatbread and Roasted Garlic White Bean Dip +Giveaway!

January 4, 2012

This post is part of the Virtual Potluck! We are teaming up with Bob’s Red Mill and California Olive Ranch to bring you four weeks of healthy eating–A Healthy New Year. You can read more about the project here. We’ll start with an appetizer, then move on to a side dish, main dish, and finally […]

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