The Easiest Sourdough Bread Recipe: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners

The Easiest Sourdough Bread Recipe: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners

If there is something I know can drive me crazy, is the smell of a freshly baked bread. Especially, sourdough bread. Sourdough bread has become a treasured staple in the home-baking world, intertwining simplicity and complexity to create a loaf with a distinctive tangy flavor, crunchy crust, and chewy interior. Venturing into sourdough baking can…

Recipe Roundup: April Edition
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Recipe Roundup: April Edition

This month is kind of a wacky month for my recipe roundup because three of these recipes come from one cookbook: Ottolenghi’s Jerusalem: A Cookbook*. I have a complicated relationship with this cookbook. I love it because everything that I make from it comes out so well, the pictures are beyond beautiful, and the recipes…

Waffleritos: And How to Use Up the Food You Already Have in Your House
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Waffleritos: And How to Use Up the Food You Already Have in Your House

I’ve got an awesome, super simple, extra flexible recipe for you guys this week! Waffleritos. Yup, you guessed it, a combination of waffles and burritos, and what could be better than that? But first, some practical tips on how to cook with what you’ve got. The inspiration for the recipe and this post comes from…

Cranberry Yogurt Cake with Maple Glaze: A Simple Dessert for the Holiday Season
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Cranberry Yogurt Cake with Maple Glaze: A Simple Dessert for the Holiday Season

In my foodie family there are many holiday dishes that are considered sacred: Eggs Benedict on Christmas morning, my mom’s buttery fresh spinach, my brother’s carefully timed and rotated stuffed turkey, my mom’s poached pears with chestnut puree, and my mashed potatoes. Most of these dishes are not only a little bit richer than I…

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Wild Blueberry Corn Muffins

“By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Wild Blueberries and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.” Can you believe that Thanksgiving is just around the corner?! It completely snuck up on me. Luckily, this year is kind of like my…