Whole Wheat Bread

Another large quantity recipe – this one makes 6 loaves of whole wheat bread. Today, 6 loaves might be an awful lot for a small family, but for instance when my mother was a child in the 30s and 40s, Gram would bake bread every other day for their family of 5. A larger family … Continue reading

White Bread (5-6 loaves)

It’s good to have a basic white bread recipe, although I don’t know if this would make something more like a rustic loaf, or closer to Wonder Bread. It goes without saying that you would combine the various ingredients and blend well, then knead it until it is smooth before setting it out to rise … Continue reading

Weight Watchers Corn Muffins

This is a new one for me – corn muffins made with pineapple. I know in the early days of Weight Watchers, they would substitute cauliflower chunks for potato in potato salad, so I wonder if this is another unusual substitution. I have not made these and probably would not, nor would I rely on … Continue reading

Sticky Buns (Domino Sugar)

This recipe was cut out of a sugar box and included a handy tab at the top making it easy to find in the recipe box. But this particular one has been worn down over time so that it no longer says ‘sticky buns’ on it. Does that mean it was well used? Or, skipped … Continue reading

Spiced Apple Muffins #2

What’s better than a recipe for spiced apple muffins? Two recipes for spiced apple muffins! Spiced Apple Muffins 2 cups flour 1 cup milk 1/2 cup sugar 4 Tbsp melted fat (butter) 4 tsp baking powder 1 cup finely chopped apple 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1 egg, beaten Sift dry ingredients into bowl. … Continue reading