Whole Wheat Communion Bread

Whole Wheat Communion Bread

Here is a recipe for Whole Wheat Communion Bread that I make for our church especially for Holy Week beginning on Maundy Thursday. We have a small congregation, so these wafers last us through the Easter season. This is a very simple unleavened bread that …

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread

Here’s a recipe to make for your family in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day! It seems the main ingredients in traditional Irish Soda Bread are flour, baking soda, salt, and buttermilk. Most recipes have black currants and/or caraway seeds. It is a heavy, quick bread …

Orange-Glazed Cranberry Fruitcake

Orange-Glazed Cranberry Fruitcake

I enjoy making Orange-Glazed Cranberry Fruitcake during the Christmas season. Made with dried cranberries, raisins, dates, figs, and pecans, it’s not your average fruitcake. Plus, it makes 8 small loaves, so it’s perfect for gift-giving for those on your fruitcake-lovers list. I’m not sure why …

Poppy Seed Bread

Poppy Seed Bread

Poppy Seed Bread is a recipe I received from my Aunt Ruth. It’s a super moist bread to share with your loved ones and friends at Christmas and one of our favorites. And while it’s perfect to give as a Christmas food gift, you’ll want …

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread is moist and tender, flavored with pumpkin puree and yummy mini chocolate chips. It’s lovely with a cup of coffee or to serve at your next tea party! I’ve been making this recipe for many years now. One of my favorite …

Pineapple Zucchini Bread

Pineapple Zucchini Bread

This Pineapple Zucchini Bread is a great way to “get rid” of some of your garden vegetables. Plus, it doesn’t even taste like the dreaded vegetable that begins with a “Z”. In fact, you’ll hardly even know it’s there. The shredded zucchini blends into the …

Indian Tacos with Fry Bread

Indian Tacos with Fry Bread

We once ate Indian Tacos with Fry Bread in Northeast Oklahoma at the Woolaroc Museum. They were delicious. So, of course, I had to try making my own. If you’ve never been to the Woolaroc Museum, I highly recommend it. They have an amazing collection …

Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies

Try this recipe for Hush Puppies the next time you serve fish or have a shrimp boil. They’re quite scrumptious. Okay, so here’s a little something you probably don’t know about me. I love hush puppies. My favorites come from Long John Silvers.  When I …

Sourdough Banana Bread

Sourdough Banana Bread

Sourdough Banana Bread is a delicious way to use your “unfed” sourdough starter. I have tried a lot of banana bread recipes through the years, and this is one of the best, in my opinion. It has a crisp sweet crust and is moist on …

Cranberry Fig Muffins

Cranberry Fig Muffins

I love serving muffins to my family, especially during the holidays or for a special brunch. These Cranberry Fig Muffins are perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas. They are filled with cranberries, dried figs, warm spices, and English walnuts. They do well in the freezer. Plus, …