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Oatmeal Whole Grain Bread

I woke up it to snowing this morning. After a night of not much sleep and several days of stress with a kid with the flu, it was the last thing I wanted to see. So I took some advice and made some homemade bread and soup. Cold weather screams homemade bread to me for… Continue reading Oatmeal Whole Grain Bread

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Thanksgiving Recipe Round-up

I have several more recipes to post over the next few days that I hope you find worthy of your Thanksgiving weekend. However, here is a quick round-up of recipes for your feast on Thursday. Meat Citrus and Sage Roasted Turkey Breast (I'm sure this general idea would work for a whole turkey. You would… Continue reading Thanksgiving Recipe Round-up

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Molasses Bread

I'm posting yet another recipe that requires the oven and another bread recipe. I know. But I'm hoping that as not sweltering pregnant ladies, you will be open to actually turning yours on. And we all love carbs, let's be real. Obviously, my family really liked this recipe, or I wouldn't be posting it here.… Continue reading Molasses Bread

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Homemade Hamburger Buns

Two startling realizations popped into my head last night.  First, I don't remember the last time I purchased a pre-made bread product (sandwich, bagel, bun, etc).  This made me feel almost Amish and weird.  I used to read blogs about women who made all their own bread and think, "Don't they have anything better to… Continue reading Homemade Hamburger Buns

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Gluten Free Banana Yogurt Muffins

Yesterday, my daughter had a complete meltdown over muffins. Apparently, my saying "let's take them off" referring to her tights sounded to her like "let's eat a muffin". When I explained that we didn't have any muffins, she completely lost touch with reality. While I was kind of judging her, I realized that I wished… Continue reading Gluten Free Banana Yogurt Muffins

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Quick, Chewy Breadsticks

I have a cookbook of recipes my mom collected over the years, which includes a recipe for "chewy breadsticks".  I was hosting a spaghetti dinner party once, and my mom suggested I make those.  I don't know if I did something wrong, but the end result was definitely chewy, borderline like eating cardboard. They didn't… Continue reading Quick, Chewy Breadsticks