Tag: bread

Nibble on This: Nora Ephron on Carbs

I’ve had this one in my tickle file for a couple months, now, ever since NPR re-ran an interview with Nora Ephron after her death in June from pneumonia, a complication of her leukemia. Screenwriter, Producer and Director, she’s had a hand in many of the movies that shaped my teens and twenties and, of […]

ICC | Besan Ki Masala Roti

It’s mid-month and you might recall that that’s when I get to try out another authentic Indian dish and see how much I can avoid mucking it up with my American ways. In other words: it’s time for another Indian Cooking Challenge! This month’s recipe was very easy to incorporate into our weekly dinners, as it’s […]

Breaking Bread

“Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; and good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts.” –James Beard (1903-1985)? Is there anything better than the smell of fresh-baked bread? The sight of butter melting on it or the chewy feel of it between your teeth? I think not. But it is, […]

Irish Soda Bread

This is literally the BEST bread ever! My mom use to make it every year for holidays and weekends, but I had not had it for a couple years. When I was home last, I remembered the famous bread and asked her to make it for me. Not only did she make a loaf for […]

Panera Bread and Bakery

Image by ohdearbarb via Flickr I went to Panera last weekend with my boyfriend for a nice lunch.   Every time I go back, I always remember why I love it so much. Not only do they have wonderful food, but it a quick, there are lots of selections and it is one of the […]

Fiber Rich Muffins – Recipe

Want something healthy, yummy, and quick for breakfast or a mid-day snack?  Make these Fiber Rich Muffins.  They are so moist.  I made these to start my New Year off right and have been eating one muffin for breakfast along with a glass of skim milk and some fruit – it keeps me satisfied until way […]

Breadman Bread Machine Works Great

Originally uploaded by Child of the 60’s Well, I’ve been saying that I’ve wanted a bread machine for a while and I finally got one two weeks ago.  It is call “Breadman” and is a convection bread machine that has the extra features to handle 100% whole wheat and gluten breads. Since then I have baked […]