Author Archives for Laura

French Bread |

Flashback Friday – French Bread

October 31, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

We are finishing bread with with an oldie but a goodie. This is one of my ALL TIME FAVORITE bread recipes! If you have my cookbook, this recipe is in there. If you don’t have my book, then just click on the photo or link below to get it. It’s a KEEPER! It would be... Read More

Speedy Whole Wheat Rolls |

Speedy Whole Wheat Rolls

October 30, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If you are looking for a little more hearty roll recipe, this one is a great one! They taste great and can be ready to eat in just a little more than 30 minutes! They have the perfect blend of white and whole wheat flour. They are great to serve along with some soup or... Read More

Homemade Soft Pretzel Twists |

Soft Pretzel Twists

October 29, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I love going to the mall and getting one of those hot buttery pretzels from one of the many pretzel chains. There is just something about that tender dough topping with bits of salt. I crave it. So as part of bread week I decided to make an attempt at making those amazing soft pretzels... Read More

Refrigerator Crescent Rolls |

Refrigerator Crescent Rolls

October 28, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Since we had soup week last week, I thought it would be perfect to follow it up with a bread week. A few of these recipes would also work well for Thanksgiving too, including today’s recipe. This recipe makes a beautiful dough. I know, I am kind of weird, but I love a beautiful dough. It’s... Read More

Pick Your Prize Giveaway

October 27, 2014 6:54 am Published by 20 Comments

I have teamed up with some fellow bloggers to put together an awesome giveaway! With this giveaway, the winner gets to pick their prize! The winner will get to pic between: a 5 Qt Artisan Series KitchenAid Mixer with Pouring Shield (winner can choose their choice of color) an Apple Ipad Mini 16GB Wifi (winner... Read More

Pasta E Fagioli |

Pasta E Fagioli {like Olive Garden}

October 23, 2014 6:26 am Published by 1 Comment

So yesterday I shared an at home version of my favorite Olive Garden soup. Today is an at home version of my second favorite Olive Garden soup – Pasta E Fagioli. Pasta E Fagioli means pasta and beans in Italian and is traditionally a meatless dish.  This version however, includes meat along with another version  I... Read More

Zuppa Toscana |

Zuppa Toscana

October 22, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

One of my absolute favorite places to go for a bowl of soup is Olive Garden. I have never met a soup there that I didn’t like! However, I do have 2 that I am partial for. My most favorite is zuppa toscana. I love the potatoes and kale in this soup along with the... Read More

French Onion Soup |

French Onion Soup

October 21, 2014 10:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

We are beginning soup week this week on RMK. I am a soup girl. Once fall hits, I love to eat soup. This year I decided to try and make at home, some versions of my favorite soups that I love to eat when eating out. Top of the list for me is french onion... Read More