Parmesan Garlic Grissini #Twelve Loaves

Parmesan Garlic Grissini | From My Sweet Heart

“IL PANE APRE TUTTE LE BOCCHE.”  Italian Proverb. Bread opens all mouths.  Especially when the bread is Italian! Twelve Loaves is a group of bakers who are dedicated to the art of baking bread.  Once a month we are given an ingredient or theme.  The end result is up to us.  Thank you to Lora…

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Sausage, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Pizza #KraftyCooking

Sausage, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Pizza | From My Sweet Heart

“WHY, SOMETIMES I’VE BELIEVED AS MANY AS SIX IMPOSSIBLE THINGS BEFORE BREAKFAST.”  Lewis Carroll. Do you remember the days of eating cold, leftover pizza for breakfast? (Ok…..I still do it sometimes, too!) Breakfast, for me, is usually yogurt and fruit as I’m flying out the door.  But on the weekends, there is nothing that is…

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Carrot, Apple & Walnut Bread #Twelveloaves

Carrot, Apple & Walnut Bread

“OF ALL THE SEASONS, AUTUMN OFFERS THE MOST TO MAN AND REQUIRES THE LEAST OF HIM.”  Hal Borland. For me here in Washington, D.C., there’s always an awkward transition time between summer and fall.  Depending on where you live, you may know what I mean.  It’s officially autumn, yet the temperatures are still warm.  And…

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Shallot, Herb and Garlic Cheese Muffins #TwelveLoaves

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“A MAN’S NATURE RUNS EITHER TO HERBS, OR TO WEEDS; THEREFORE LET HIM SEASONABLY WATER THE ONE, AND DESTROY THE OTHER.”  Sir Francis Bacon. I just love to bake.  Anything really.  Though mostly sweets.  But this is my first month participating in Twelve Loaves.  This group of AMAZING bakers, was founded by Lora of Cake…

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberry Maple Syrup

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberry Maple Syrup | From My Sweet Heart

“ALL HAPPINESS DEPENDS ON A LEISURELY BREAKFAST.”  John Gunther. It is so nice when I have time to make breakfast.  Actually, it is so nice when I have time to EAT breakfast!  Most mornings I find myself standing at my kitchen counter and gulping down a yogurt; or just grabbing a Starbucks along the way…

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Black & White Sesame Seed Bread

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“IF YOU HAVE EXTRAORDINARY BREAD AND EXTRAORDINARY BUTTER, IT’S HARD TO BEAT BREAD AND BUTTER.”  Jacques Pepin. I always find bread baking to be an amazing experience.  Even Wonder Bread could fill me with wonder!  I mean, just look at what you need to make bread.  Flour. Yeast. Water. Salt.  Can you think of any…

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Garlicky Shrimp & White Bean Pizza

Garlicky Shrimp & White Bean Pizza

“THERE’S NO BETTER FEELING IN THE WORLD THAN A WARM PIZZA BOX ON YOUR LAP.”  Kevin James. I remember that feeling!  Picking up a pizza in my childhood in New England.  Especially on a cold night.  Being responsible for balancing that box so perfectly on my knees.  Careful not to shift too much so that…

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