Cranberry Orange Bread

RALEIGH, N.C. — I’m working from home this week and after a long day of sitting at my parents’ kitchen table on my laptop, I decided it was time to bake. I declared my intentions outloud to my brother who had just woken up (at 12:30 p.m….oh, to be in college), “Don’t you think it…

Strawberry Banana Bread

It’s hard taking photographs of quick breads because they all kind of look the same. I tried cutting pieces, placing the bread out on different counters in my house; then I even wrapped it in saran wrap and put a funky little bow on it — still nothing. You can put lipstick on a pig…

Banana Bread

I love quick breads. Pumpkin. Zuchini. Ginger Peach Streusel. Morning Glory. They’re all delightful to eat anytime of day with juice or coffee or tea. If I could write a quick poem about quick breads I would…but at the moment, my mind isn’t moving so quickly. Ingredients 2 ripe bananas, mashed 1/2 cup butter, melted…

Pumpkin Bread

It’s the first day of fall! The trees that I walk by on the way to work haven’t turned colors yet, but the air is a little colder in the mornings and the humidity of summer is long gone. Let’s do a quick word association game with “fall”: scarves. hygge (Danish for ‘cozy’). boots. wool….

Buttermilk Apple Bread

This recipe comes to us from Cocunut and Lime. Here is my first video! Enjoy — ingredients and recipe below. Ingredients 1 cup whole wheat flour 2 cups all purpose flour 3 T. brown sugar 1 T. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. cinnamon (i added a few shakes of nutmeg) 1/2 tsp. ginger…