Portuguese Sweet Bread (Pao Doce)

I’m a sucker for carbalicious bread, in any form.  Tell me you have a loaf of Portuguese Sweet Bread (or as the Portuguese call it: Pao Doce) hot out of the oven and I’m in! I’ll bring the butter! You get the knife! This Portuguese bread recipe is not a quick bread. Quick breads are […]

How To Get a Leprechaun to Love You: Irish Soda Bread

Once a year I remember how much I love Irish Soda Bread, especially slathered with homemade apple butter, then promise myself not to forget about it again until next March. I’m making that promise again this year. I LOVE YOU IRISH SODA BREAD! I PROMISE NOT TO FORGET YOU! Have you ever made Irish Soda […]

Two Ingredient Bisquick Knock-Off Biscuits

As a true Southern gal, I love me some mile-high fluffy biscuits. Ain’t nothing much better than homemade biscuits smothered in sausage and gravy. My stomach is grumbling just thinking about it. Yum. My go-to recipe is the one linked above. Sure it takes a bit of time, but oh, momma, they are worth it. […]

Sour Cream Banana Bread

I first offered this recipe about a year ago and this post continues to be a fan favorite.  I mean how can one go wrong with sugar, butter, bananas and sour cream?  HOW?!  You can’t, that’s how.  #truestory If you’ve seen the post but haven’t yet made this quick bread: WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?!  […]

Irish Soda Bread

Have you ever made Irish Soda Bread?  I could eat it all day long.  Right out of the oven slathered in butter.  A few hours later toasted with jam.  At midnight, as is.  I love the stuff. If you’ve never made soda bread, this recipe is a good place to start.  Just be forewarned that […]

Homemade French Bread

When I think of French bread I suddenly speak with an extremely embarrassing French accent and imagine myself in a beret. Oui Oui! ~ugh~ If you have never had homemade French bread, let me weep a little for you (yes, again in the French accent).  If you have never made homemade bread of any kind, […]