When I left for college I was prepared to learn so many new things from my professors, work hard playing volleyball and make new friends. I was expecting new experiences like going to school with boys again for the first time since second grade, but what I was so not prepared for was learning how … Continue reading Challah
This past weekend we had our first visitor to our new house – my sweet sister Andrea. It was so wonderful to have her in Chicago! I wanted to have a cheese and charcuterie board ready for her when she came since it is one of her and Kevin’s favorite things to share. I had … Continue reading Braided Cheesy Brioche with Thyme
I was so in love with the way the recipe for biscotti turned out last week that I went back to The Pioneer Woman website in search of another recipe to try this week. I was also in the middle of a 72 hour sweets detox with my friend Kara (this blog is not helping … Continue reading Bread Baking in a Dutch Oven
So this was the question that I sent to my fabulous group of friends over our groupMe text…I was a little worried that my bread didn’t turn out correctly. Turns out – it was just right. Irish soda bread is basically a giant biscuit – and it is delicious! I knew I wanted to search … Continue reading Is Irish soda bread supposed just be a giant biscuit?
The last few weeks have been irregular for our family and unfortunately my blog has fallen to the bottom of the to do list. Today though, I was able to take some time to myself. Special thanks to my husband having the day off work and being willing to take to boys to lunch with … Continue reading Egg Free Dinner Rolls for an Egg Free Girl (and everyone else too!)
As I was searching for things to make for my next baking adventure I thought about things that my family enjoyed to eat often and what came to mind was cinnamon toast. It is made most days in our house. So I searched around for a recipe that seemed slightly challenging, but again not too … Continue reading Perseverance and the Cinnamon Swirl Bread