Bread #4 of the Year

Another variation, another success! I'm enjoying it and even more so, when others enjoy my creations. It could have been taken out of the oven 5-10 minutes earlier but it didn't dry out. It's just a little darker then I would have liked....more

Fluffy Homemade Rolls

I am happy to introduce another guest blogger to our Fun Recipe Friday series.  Please say hello to Ann and check out her amazing, melt-in-your-mouth Homemade Rolls below!...more

No-Knead Whole Wheat Bread

Seriously, you don't have to knead the dough. I know. I was excited too. This is another recipe based on one I found in my old copy of Whole Foods for the Whole Family. I have no idea if the same recipes are in the newer editions. I say it is based on the original recipe because the original didn't give specific amounts for each ingredient. It gave a range for each ingredient as well as a list of optional ingredients. This is what has worked best for me so far. ...more


 Homemade Parathas! I use pics to teach an easy step by step recipe for these wonderful potato & peas stuffed flat breads. Check my recipe out at

Is Homemade Bread Cheaper Than Store-Bought?

Along those same lines, once you start getting away from bargain basement bread comparisons, homemade bread really starts to gain an advantage. Whole grain bread, English muffins, bagels, cinnamon swirl loaves, coffeecakes, dinner rolls and the like are all fairly expensive, and I am positive that the homemade versions save me money. Maybe making sandwich bread doesn't save me a bundle, but making cinnamon bread does. ...more
The kind of bread I bake at home costs upwards to $3.99 per loaf at the supermarket. I wouldn't ...more

Sticky Gingerbread

    I made this gingerbread a few days ago for my blackberry picking expedition in the woods. Or to be more precise ‘bramble dodging’, as I tend to get swept into the bushes seduced by one shiny batch of perfect berries to the next, eventually arriving waist deep in brambles....more

Ultimate New England Clam Chowder Recipe - Served in Home-Baked Bread Bowls

Benjamin Daymon's Tastes & Travels   Ultimate New England Clam Chowder Recipe Includes recipe for homemade bread bowls for serving chowder, chili, party dips, etc... ...more

Easy Recipe for Homemade Ciabatta Burger Buns: How to Have the Best Buns at the BBQ this Summer

Benjamin Daymon's Tastes & Travels   Easy recipe for making homemade Ciabatta burger buns...  ...more

Homemade Cheddar Cheese Twists

This recipe is a recent find from the newer of my two Fleischmann's Yeast cookbooks ... I've made it twice now, and both times, my family has delightedly eaten almost the whole batch. So, I thought it would only be fair to share the recipe with you. ...more

If your family is like mine, they will LOVE them. My daughter even requested these for her ...more