Category Archives: yeast

Apr 28

No-Knead Onion Rolls

It’s been a while since I’ve baked with yeast. I’ve been doing my best to lay off bread (yeah, going to the doctor isn’t usually much fun…) but of course, I had to make an exception for Easter. And besides, … Continue reading

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Jul 31

Baba Au Rhum (Rum Cake)

Over the weekend, we celebrated my sister and brother-in-law’s birthdays.  They’re the same age, just 3 days apart.  Sweet. Soooo, last year we were all away, which meant that there were no birthday cakes made.  Rick’s request for baba rum … Continue reading

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Apr 23

English Muffin Bread (What’s Baking?)

Lindsay from Peace, Love and French Fries must have had me in mind when she chose this month’s What’s Baking? theme.  As many of you know, baking with yeast is a fear I’ve been tackling, slowly but surely.  If this … Continue reading

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Jan 6

Facing my fears

I have admitted here before that I’m much better (and more confident) with cooking than I am with baking.  Part of the reason why I chose to bake everyone’s birthday cakes when I started this blog was to fine tune … Continue reading

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