Healthy Buns (without a bread machine)

About a month ago I posted a recipe for the Best Burger Buns with the dough made in a bread machine that’s been pretty popular, but as my friend pointed out, “Not everybody has bread machine!” So here it is!…
Better Banana Bread

Follow my blog with Bloglovin My kids love banana bread.   Instead of fighting it, I decided to make my banana bread healthier.  I added chia seeds (quality protein, manganese, magnesium…) and hemp hearts (plant-based protein, omegas, iron, phosphorus..).  I…
Lemon Flax Seed Waffles

  Happy Mothers Day!  Instead of venturing out on a very cold morning and spending an hour waiting for a table in some crowded cafe, I decided to make my own mother’s day waffles.  Cooking is what I always prefer…
Basic Egg Bread (bread machine dough)

          I was just recently trying to estimate how many loaves of bread I made in the last five years.  I bake a new loaf at least every other day.  I bake bread for playdates and…
Russian Easter Bread (Kulich – Кулич)

      Today is Orthodox Easter!  S Paskhoy Vas!    How to celebrate Easter Russian style In my childhood home we started Easter morning by eating пасхальные яйца (decorated eggs) and Кулич (Kulich bread).  Kulich is a lightly sweetened yeast-risen…
Easter Cakes – Cross Hot Buns (bread machine)

“Hot cross buns! // Hot cross buns! // One a penny, two a penny. // Hot cross buns! // If you have no daughters, // Give them to your sons! // One a penny, two a penny. // Hot cross buns!”  Every copy of Nursery Rhymes we…