Easter Bread

Easter bread

This recipe for Easter Bread has directions for either a soft-cooked or hard-cooked egg to be nestled in the sweet braided bread. It's an Easter tradition.

Polenta Muffins

Polenta Muffins served in mini cast iron pots.

Polenta Muffins are simply cornmeal muffins made with softer instant cook polenta. The result is a more cake-like texture.

Easy Yorkshire Pudding

Easy Yorkshire Pudding

Easy Yorkshire Pudding is really easy to make and has the "pudding" consistency that I think any good Yorkshire pudding should have.

Jalapeño Cornbread

Jalapeño Cornbread on a platter with a piece cut out

Make this Jalapeño Cornbread in a cast-iron skillet for a crispy bottom, or 8 x 8 baking dish. It's the perfect compliment with my 3-Bean chili.

Pumpkin Spice Muffins

Pumpkin Spice Muffins

I hated sending my son off to school without a proper breakfast so I came up with these Pumpkin Spice Muffins to get him through his morning.

A Quick No Knead Crusty Rye Bread

a quick no knead crusty rye bread

Using a Dutch oven as your 'oven' - This recipe for a quick no knead crusty rye bread yields a beautifully crusty, dense, loaf of bread - with delicious rich rye flavor, in about 4 hours time. Perfect for a Reuben sandwich, grilled patty melt, or just to toast up and eat with a pat of butter.

Super Simple Scones

A close-up of Super Simple Scones.

Super Simple Scones are just that. Super, simple, scones. No cutting in of fat, just let the heavy cream do the work and enjoy tender scones anytime