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Homemade BBQ Sauce

A year ago, I found the absolute perfect barbecue sauce recipe on the back of a molasses jar. Of course, I had to “fix” it a bit for our family. We eat a lot of barbecue sauce; it is Danny and Bella’s first choice … Continue reading

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Apple Butter

Once upon a time, I discovered that Danny had never had apple butter. In fact, he didn’t even know what it was. He had missed out on this delicious addition to homemade bread. Maybe apple butter is a Southern thing? … Continue reading

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Homemade Applesauce

So, I still haven’t finished all of the applesauce. Do you know how long it takes to cut 2 bushels of apples into quarters, cook them, and run them through a sieve? A long time, when you figure in at … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Another bread recipe? Yep. We eat a lot of whole wheat bread. Everyone in our family has their own favorite way of eating this bread. Bella likes it plain or with butter. I like it with cream cheese. Danny eats … Continue reading

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Yeast Breads: Not Scary!

I’ve heard some people say that they won’t make anything with yeast in the ingredient list. I don’t know why, really. It’s so easy! There are two major things to know about: proofing and salt.

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Soaked Flour Whole Wheat Bread (Recipe!)

The reason why I soak my grains is explained in “Is Your Flour Wet?” a free e-book available from Kitchen Stewardship.  I’m not going to take the time to re-write the whole explanation now. Suffice it to say that soaking … Continue reading

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