Kitchen Conversations {Recipe: Bread Machine Challah}

Bread Machine Challah Recipe

This post, about the importance of face-to-face time in the kitchen, is sponsored by Bon Appetit and Epicurious. This girl… For the past 10 years she’s been my biggest helper in the kitchen. I couldn’t wait to get her in, cooking with me. As soon as she could sit up, I’d drag her high chair…

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Celebrating 7 Years of Blogging {Recipe: The Best Dinner Rolls}

The Very Best Buttery Dinner Roll Recipe - a new Thanksgiving Favorite! dineanddish.net

  The very best bread machine shaped dinner roll recipe and an Oster Bread Machine giveaway to kick off a celebration of 7 years of blogging. Friends, this is a big, big day because it’s the start of my SEVEN years of blogging celebration!! Over the next few weeks I’m going to be sharing some…

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A Look at the Next 365 Days {Recipe: Country Oatmeal Bread}

Country Oatmeal Bread from www.dineanddish.net

I grew up in a home where bread with stuff in it was the norm. Hearty whole grain bread with oatmeal, nuts, wheat bits and more… the more stuff baked inside the bread, the better. I not so affectionately called it old people bread. Oh, how I longed for soft, tender pieces of white Wonder…

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A Breakfast Solution {Recipe: Sausage and Cheese on Homemade English Muffins}

Homemade English Muffins in the Bread Machine from Dine & Dish

I have a confession to make. I Love, with a capital L, Sausage Cheese McMuffins from McDonald’s. I blame it on Leah. This love began when I was pregnant with her. I couldn’t stomach meat of any kind, but for some reason craved Sausage Cheese McMuffins like they were going out of style. It was…

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Get Outta My Dreams {Recipe: Homemade Pita Bread}

HOMEMADE PITA BREAD POCKETS

First off, you are welcome for the 1980’s Billy Ocean song reference. So sorry if it is stuck in your head for the rest of the day. It’s quite the catchy little tune, right? So… pita bread. I love it, don’t you? Do you want to know what I love even more? Homemade pita bread!…

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Leftover Bread {Recipe: Bread Machine Challah}

Challah Bread

I see recipes all over the web that call for leftover or day old bread. Bread pudding,  French toast, homemade croutons… I bookmark these recipes, thinking someday I’ll make them. The problem is my family doesn’t seem to know what leftover bread or day old bread is. It doesn’t exist. I make bread, I serve…

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Selfish Mama {Recipe: Homemade Yeast Doughnuts}

Homemade Yeast Doughnuts

I’m not always the most giving mom. I mean, I know that there are people out there who would do anything for their kids… who want the best of the best for them. Of course, I want what’s best for my kids and I want them to do well in life and to succeed. I…

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Mall Food (Recipe: Homemade Pretzel Bites)

Homemade Mall Pretzel Bites dineanddish.net

I have a confession to make. I love mall food court food… There, I said it. Do you think less of me now? I understand if you do… truly… guess we won’t be hanging out at the mall together anytime soon then, which is a bummer. I bribe my kids to be good at the…

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