Bagel recipe….and a great arm workout

I have been naïvely promising my other half that I would make him some homemade bagels. How hard could it be? Ha! Well now I know. The end product was both pleasing to the eye and taste buds, but holy cow was it a lot of work. I started with a recipe I had seen […]

Lemon curd recipe and happy new year

homemade lemon curd Happy New Year! I love this time of year, with the promise of new beginnings, and the inevitable diet that follows a month of excess. I love the holiday season, don’t get me wrong, but I do love getting back to “normal” in January, the lists and the new calendar to mark with […]

Focaccia bread recipe

Focaccia bread

Bread…is there anything more heavenly than the smell of a freshly made loaf of bread? The taste of a gorgeously crusty loaf smeared in french butter? Not in my opinion. I love bread, all types, but it doesn’t love me. Bread normally makes me ill, until I travel, and go somewhere where it’s all fresh […]