Simple Sourdough Bread

I’ve gone and done it. I never in a million years thought I’d ever bake a successful loaf of sourdough bread let alone create my very own version of it. Full disclosure, I definitely don’t consider myself a pro at the process nor are my loaves covered in beautiful artwork like some but that’s the best part, to me, it’s still my very own. Continue reading “Simple Sourdough Bread”

Easy No Yeast Bread

You guys must know by now that I’ve been bitten by the bread baking bug. Maybe it’s being stuck at home, maybe it’s the fact that 99.9% of my Instagram feed is filled with baking, or maybe because I came to the realization that it’s actually not THAT hard. Either way here we are…and this time with a bread that’s as easy as it gets! Having been baking up a storm over these past couple of months I also realize the shortage of essential goods such as yeast and flour, so I’m here to save the day with a no yeast recipe! Continue reading “Easy No Yeast Bread”

How to: Sourdough Starter + Bread Making

 

So here we are…I’ve officially jumped on the sourdough bandwagon and I hate to admit it but I’m never EVER getting off. Although I was initially overwhelmed with the idea that I would potentially have another mouth to feed and care for, so to speak, I also came to my senses and realized I birthed a child so I figured I could probably handle this… Continue reading “How to: Sourdough Starter + Bread Making”

Sesame Bagels

Any kind of baking that involves yeast used to TERRIFY me. I know it may sound a bit silly, like how could a little powdery substance used to bake bread be scary? Well, I think it was more in the sense of the unknown, uncharted territory, the idea of having to be so exact in measuring and temperature, ultimately the fear of messing up. This concept can relate to our lives in many ways, the fear of taking chances, the fear of doing something unfamiliar to us, and of course the fear of failure. It can be hard to come out of your comfort zone, a place where you feel grounded, feel as strong, feel safe. But then, when we exist in such a place how do we grow? How do we become better, wiser, or stronger? If we stay in that same place of comfort we simply just can’t. Continue reading “Sesame Bagels”