Category Archives for bread

Peanut Butter Bread, new favorite breakfast

My housemate, Christa (of the Turkey Chili Rice fame) gave me a wonderful old cookbook for Christmas: Good Housekeeping’s Book of Menus, Recipes, and Household Discoveries, from 1922. The binding is delicate, the pages yellowed, and it has the great … Continue reading

13. January 2009 by laura k
Categories: bread | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

Sneak Peeks: Baking to come!

I have a full day of baking ahead of me, one of my favorite ways to spend a day off. I thought I’d give you all a little sneak peek, to tempt you about the exciting things that will be … Continue reading

09. January 2009 by laura k
Categories: bread | 2 comments

Quintessential Summer Dinner: BBQ Chicken, Potato Salad, Corn, and Biscuits

I told you I ate a lot of great food in San Diego. The best part of my trip was being able to enjoy awesome meals with my family and friends. There is something perfect, something I miss everyday living … Continue reading

25. August 2008 by laura k
Categories: bread, marinades and rubs, poultry, salads, sauces, vegetables | 5 comments

King Arthur’s Blitz Bread, or Ghetto Foccaccia

Most of the time, I enjoy cooking projects that are complicated, things that involve many steps and often bewildering instructions. I did recently try to make sourdough from my own starter, which, sadly, was an utter disaster. I’ve been dreaming … Continue reading

17. July 2008 by laura k
Categories: bread | 2 comments

Sun-dried Tomato and Caramelized Onion Scones

There is a little bakery across the street that consistently makes the Jamaica Plain’s Best list as the best local bakery, and frankly, I have no idea why. Sure, they make vegan cupcakes, and JP is just the sort of … Continue reading

19. May 2008 by laura k
Categories: bread, breakfast, vegetarian | 3 comments

Semolina Wheat Bread

Baking bread is one of those things that is really hard to find time to do when you’re in grad school. I am very rarely home for more than two hours at a time, and even the famed No-Knead bread … Continue reading

12. March 2008 by laura k
Categories: bread | 5 comments

Only the blog has been neglected, my stomach remains satisfied

Oh the neglect. I must apologize to whatever readers remain. The past few weeks have been stressful, exciting, busy, exhausting, fantastic, and terrifying. This being a student again thing is turning out to be more intense than I expected. My … Continue reading

30. September 2007 by laura k
Categories: appetizers and snacks, bread, meat, sweets | 5 comments

What to eat with meat? Potato Salad and Cornbread!

It took me weeks to decide what to serve alongside all that meat at our cookout party on Saturday. I pored over all my cooking magazines and did numerous epicurious searches. There are so many picnic options I was having … Continue reading

10. July 2007 by laura k
Categories: bread, salads, vegetarian | 1 comment

Better Bread: The Experiment Continues

After my last disastrous loaf, I knew I just had to get back on the proverbial horse and try again. This time around, I decided to continue the project I began last winter and try to learn the fundamentals of … Continue reading

26. June 2007 by laura k
Categories: bread | 1 comment

Aish bel lahm and broccoli bil banadura

The Middle Eastern Cookbook has been sitting on my shelf virtually untouched for many, many months. Everytime I’m tempted to experiment from its pages, I’m put off by the ingredients I don’t have and, frankly, the less than appetizing pictures. … Continue reading

19. June 2007 by laura k
Categories: bread, pizza, vegetables | 3 comments

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