Allergy Friendly | Grain Free Pumpkin Nut Bread

Making allergy free food choices has become almost automatic for me most of the time. I know what I need to buy at the grocery store. I know what meals I need to cook. The one area I still struggle with is finding things that are allergy friendly for everyone in the house to snack on. […]

Maple Wheat Bread Recipe for the Bread Machine

You will love this maple wheat bread recipe! My husband and son are huge bread eaters.  I can easily go through several loaves of bread each week.  I have been buying bread made by a local bakery at our food coop because most bread in the grocery store contains ingredients I don’t want my family […]

Irish Desserts: Irish Spice Cake Recipe

I love enjoying Irish desserts on St. Patrick’s Day.  St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated every year on March 17.  St. Patrick’s Day honors St. Patrick who is the patron saint of Ireland. The Irish have observed this holiday for over 1,000 years.  St. Patrick is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland.  Legend explains that he […]

Recipes Using Eggnog: Cranberry Almond Eggnog Bread

I have been searching for recipes using eggnog since I just found out that December 24th is National Eggnog Day! Eggnog has been a traditional part of holiday festivities in America since the 18th century. Eggnog is a sweetened beverage that is traditionally made with milk or cream, sugar, and whipped eggs (which gives it […]

Healthy Holiday Bread Recipes – Chocolate Mango Apple Bread

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for American Heritage Chocolate. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. I love having guests over for coffee during the holidays.  Heck, I love having guests over for coffee all the time. […]

Tart Lemon Bread Recipe

This Tart Lemon Bread recipe is one that I have been making for years.    I’m not a huge fan of super sweet desserts.  Sometimes I want a treat with my evening cup of tea but I don’t want something overly sweet.  This Tart Lemon Bread recipe is the perfect solution for times like that. […]

Gluten Free Bread Recipe & Understanding Soy Lecithin

I have been looking for a gluten free bread recipe that Sarah would enjoy.  I haven’t had a lot of luck at the grocery store so I thought that I would try making my own. Gluten free baking is entirely different from baking with traditional flours.  Gluten in traditional flours makes the dough elastic or […]

Cranberry Bread Recipe: Cranberry Cinnamon Bread

Thanksgiving wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without a cranberry bread recipe. Having cranberry bread for Thanksgiving is a tradition in my home.  We always have cranberry sauce but cranberry bread is the perfect snack while you’re waiting for Thanksgiving dinner or while you’re watching football after. The best part about cranberry bread is that you can make […]

Pumpkin Corn Bread Recipe for Thanksgiving Celebrations

You are going to love this pumpkin corn bread recipe! Two of my favorite harvest time crops are pumpkins and corn.  Corn bread is popular in the colder weather in our house and is a wonderful addition to a meal of chili, a hearty soup or even an omelet.  We often have cornbread and fresh […]

20 Non-Traditional and Traditional Irish Soda Bread Recipes

Have you ever made a traditional Irish soda bread? With St. Patrick’s Day almost here, I wanted to share a few Irish soda bread recipes with you.  Everyone in my family loves homemade bread whether it’s just sliced with fresh butter or toasted with honey. To keep it traditional, you can eat yours with clotted […]