Tag Archives: Flour

Recipe saving substitutions

Have you ever been caught short one ingredient in a recipe? I know I have.  Usually that means an emergency trip to the store, but it does not have to.  Here are a few common ingredients and their quick substitutes. One substitution per recipe please…otherwise things might not work. 1 cup of Cake Flour = …

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Overnight Oatmeal Bread

  I love oatmeal bread. Honestly, I just love oatmeal. Cookies, bread, in a bowl with a little brown sugar and butter…Yep I have a food-mance with oatmeal. I love fresh bread, I also love easy recipes. This recipe will fulfill both of those things fresh and easy.  Nothing smells better than fresh bread baking …

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A grocery trip, turkey chili, a pound cake and a boozy cocktail

I’m a coupon shopper. Have I said that before? I shop frugally. I went to Kroger today. I bought 80 items, including milk, kale, leeks, bread(x2), cheese, tomatoes, frozen veggies, chips and much more. I spent $87.67 (including $4 for cake flour), I saved $115.54. I use coupons, but I also shop weekly sales which …

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The things I find on the inter-webs.

It’s funny, the blogs I find on the inter-webs. Last night I found this great looking pound cake recipe on Lenore Diane’s Thoughts exactly. It looks like a great recipe, I’m going to try it tomorrow. One problem, no cake flour. I can buy cake flour, but if I can “fix” my flour to use …

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Fantastic and Simply Easy beer bread

This bread recipe is so easy and so good. If you’re familiar with Tastefully Simple beer bread, this is very similar. Here’s the basic recipe. Feel free to add your own spice ideas to it. I do. The Bread is very dense. It’s not a light fluffy bread. Ingredients: 3 cups of self rising flour.  …

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Cinderella Pumpkin bread

I love pumpkin bread. Love, love, love pumpkin bread. It’s one of my favorite sweet breads. In fact, the only bread I like better than pumpkin is cranberry banana. Because I like pumpkin bread so much, I’ve tried many different recipes. Sort of like the Prince trying to find Cinderella. I have tried many that …

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No FAIL Banana bread

I wanted to share my banana bread recipe with you. In my home, banana bread is always well received. I’m excited that my husband got our A/C issue sorted, so I can use my oven today. Our A/C freon line froze yesterday, so I had a slightly warm house until it was defrosted. I live …

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