Yesterday started with Elisabeth and I going to an Iraqi bakery she had read about a few weeks ago – Shahrazad Bakery. She was interested in their flatbread but I was interested in their baklava. I quite love the dessert but find that it’s hard to find really good quality baklava. So imagine how thrilled … More My weekend
Inspired by EG’s dinner from last Sunday, the housemates and I made chicken nuggets and waffles for our dinner yesterday. What are Friday nights for, right? It was quite tasty, especially since the chicken nuggets were shaped like dinosaurs. Dinosaur chicken nuggets make everything taste better, did you know that they spark childhood joy in … More Food and fun
Gene made bread! He bought us a new bread machine this past week because our old one had failed the past three times I had used it (it’s a mystery and I had given up on the beast). He did some research (aka checked out The Wire Cutter ’cause that’s our go to research guru, … More Bread & fondue
Gene and I made bread bowls tonight for dinner! I had never done that before and it was awesome! Look, it’s a bread bowl! I made some bread this morning and had it set to be ready by 6:30. After letting it cool all I did was cut it in half and scoop out the … More Day 190. Bread bowls rock!
Last weekend I got to celebrate Christmas all over again. It was a lovely time with delicious enchilada casserole and rich chocolate peanut butter rice krispie treats. But one of the best parts of that night was that I got a bread machine! I’ve been wanting one for a while now and had pretty much … More Dy 181. I made bread!
My friend Katie posted this recipe on her blog a bit ago and it sounded delicious. You can see her blog post here. Apple Cider Bread 1 cup flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cloves 1/4 cup butter, at room temperature 2/3 … More Holiday Cookies: Apple cider bread