Tag Archives: bread

recent thoughts & eats

my moleskin is currently littered with half-recipes, disjointed thoughts & incomplete lists of ingredients for said half-recipes. try as i may to keep track of what i put in my face, the past few months have been too much of … Continue reading

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herbed focaccia with olives, spinach & white cheddar

my friend paige is an avid bread-baker who is constantly extolling the virtues of homemade bread. she’s right, too–contrary to popular opinion, breads & doughs are actually quite easy to master (& this is coming from someone who much prefers … Continue reading

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beet bread

a few weeks ago, i had a delicious sandwich at the slow food uw cafe. it involved beet bread, caramelized apples, blue cheese & arugula. the most interesting part of the sandwich was the beet bread — i could not … Continue reading

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garlic butter breadsticks

i’m the oldest of six kids, so ever since i was little, i’ve thrived in chaotic, bustling environments. my siblings are my best friends & it’s awesome because anywhere we go, we make our own fun. moving to madison was … Continue reading

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the last big splurge: croissants for the final breakfast of 2011

a couple hours before the last stroke of midnight of 2011, i caught the baking bug when i stumbled upon a recipe for these traditional french croissants, which had me at hello. although the process was time-consuming, the end result … Continue reading

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cinnamon sugar pull-apart bread

sunday night i was craving something sweet, so i stayed up late makingย this bread.ย halfway through, i got too tired to wait for the dough to rise yet again, so i assembled the doughy, buttery, cinnamon sugary pieces in the baking … Continue reading

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