bread recipesThere is nothing quite like the taste of homemade bread. The smell of baking bread in the oven can fill a home with a near intoxicating aroma.

Many of the recipes we make are passed down from our families, and keep alive the traditions of the quality and goodness of long ago. Others are new recipes that we have tried out to develop to put a healthier flair.

We hope you enjoy them all!

Our Bread Recipes 

Traditional Irish Soda Bread Recipe – No Yeast Or Kneading Required And Only 5 Minutes To Prepare!

With St. Patrick's Day just a few days away, I thought it was a perfect time to share one of our favorite bread recipes - Traditional Irish Soda Bread. When you think of soda bread, you may think of a round loaf with raisins scattered throughout the…

Homemade Artisan Bread Recipe – Prepared In Minutes!

This may be the easiest bread recipe you will ever make!  In about 5 to 10 minutes, by simply mixing together 6 simple ingredients - you are on your way to creating fresh artisan bread that not only tastes amazing - but has ZERO preservatives!  No…

Home-Made Flour Tortilla Recipe -Never Buy Them From The Supermarket Again!

Have you every really thought about those shells that you buy at the grocery?  How long have they actually been sitting there, and why do they have an expiration date two months from now?  Scary isn't it? Knock out preservatives with your own homemade flour tortiallas  (photo : Shutterstock  - Ekatarina…

Oven Roasted Garlic Artisan Bread Recipe – Simple, Delicious Flavor!

Oven roasted garlic artisan bread - the combination of two of our favorite foods. This week, as we prepared to make our homemade artisan bread, we decided to add in an additional splash of flavor with garlic from our garden. We roasted the…

Classic Stuffing Recipe – Just The Way My Parents Made It!

A Classic Stuffing Recipe! Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday.  There are no external expectations on Thanksgiving - the only gift that is required is the gift of companionship. I love the chance to have family and friends seated at the various tables set up throughout the house, enjoying each other's company, catching up on family…

Moist and Delicious Pumpkin Bread Recipe

This is the absolute BEST (and most simple) pumpkin bread recipe that I have ever made. The secret - knowing how to keep the moisture in the bread and not allowing it to evaporate during and after the cooking process. There is nothing worse than anticipating taking a bite of freshly baked pumpkin bread and…

100% Whole Grain Wheat Bread Recipe

A Perfect Everyday Wheat Bread Recipe! When you buy whole wheat, whole grain, or even 9 grain bread, you believe that is what you are eating, right?  Well guess what.....the majority of breads sold in grocery stores and served in restaurants are actually white bread with less than 2%…

Easy Homemade Biscuit Recipe – Ready in 20 minutes!

Have you gotten into the habit of buying those 'tubes' of biscuits, rolls, and pizza crust at the grocery store? It is easy to fall into the routine of convenience - just twist open the tube separate the rolls and bake. It's literally that easy. However, have you ever thought about what that dough must…

Soft Pretzel Recipe – Classic Home Made Style!

The past couple of weeks of winter have made me long for summer again.  Just thinking about the hot sun, gardening, baseball games and more was enough to make me happy.  We have had several days of below zero temperatures, frigid winds and school closings, along with the gray and gloomy skies. We cherish most…

Overnight Monkey Bread Recipe

Overnight Monkey Bread isn't just for Christmas any more!  We have two 'go to' breakfast recipes that we prepare the night before for easy baking in the morning. What a perfect way to feed your family or a small crowd for breakfast/brunch.  Our recipe…

Moist and Delicious Zucchini Bread Recipe

As we were driving down a few country roads this week we noticed a common theme ---boxes, tables, and bags of "Free Produce" resting on the side of the road.  We even saw one sign that begged the passerby to "PLEASE take some zucchini". Just like our neighbors, we…

Homemade Bread – 6 Go To Bread Recipes To Eliminate Preservatives

Of all the incredible aromas that can overtake your senses - it is hard to top the smell of homemade bread baking in the oven. The entire process of making bread can be simply be described as amazing. From the smell and feel of the…