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Simple Irish Soda Bread

By On March 16, 2017

This bread is actually good for any night of the week and one that I used to make to go along with a big pot of soup before I got into making… Read More

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Soup and bread for a rainy day

By On March 1, 2017

We recently had some terrible ice storms that left us stranded in our home.  It was a perfect day to make a hearty soup to warm and fortify us.  This soup is… Read More

steamed boston brown bread with raisins
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Boston Brown Bread

By On February 22, 2017

With all the sweets we’ve been gobbling down (Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Marmalade…. yep, it adds up!) we wanted to bring you (and ourselves) something a little more hearty and whole grain. Enter… Read More

spicy heart cookies
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Spicy Chocolate Hearts

By On February 13, 2017

It’s not too late to make somethings special for the sweeties in your life! These chocolate hearts have a little bit of spice from cinnamon and cayenne, and a little bit of… Read More

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Classic Lemon Bars

By On January 12, 2017

Citrus is in season right now and mouth-puckeringly delicious! There’s Cara Cara oranges, grapefruits, clementines and cuties (one of our favorite snacks). And, of course, our old favorite: the lemon. Lemons are… Read More

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Sourdough English Muffins

By On January 5, 2017

It’s cold out there, and we’re enjoying hanging out in the warm kitchen and baking up some delicious sourdough english muffins. The great thing about these is their crunchy cornmeal crust, the… Read More

homemade mincemeat pies
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Mincemeat

By On December 2, 2016

Last year, a day or two before Christmas, a woman drove up just as April, our counter girl, was putting out the “open” sign in the parking area.  She asked if we… Read More

sourdough waffles breakfast
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Sourdough Waffles

By On November 30, 2016

We are loving our sourdough starter and using it in all kinds of delicious, tangy recipes. Here we have a perfect recipe for holiday guests: Sourdough Waffles!  This recipe is great because… Read More

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DIY Sourdough Starter

By On November 10, 2016

I am often asked if I will share my sourdough starter, my response is always “no”. Not because I am selfish but because I know that it is so fun to capture… Read More

yeasted corn bread
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Yeasted Corn Bread

By On September 9, 2016

Corn is still going strong and the weather is finally cooling down a bit to make baking in the kitchen fun again. This yeasted corn bread takes advantage of all the pre-fall… Read More