Rhubarb Cranberry Streusel Muffins

The tart flavour of rhubarb and cranberries with fresh lemon are a perfect match for the sweet crumbly streusel topping on these muffins. They’re not too sweet and even include a few healthier elements. You can make them when rhubarb is in season or any time from frozen rhubarb.

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Buttermilk Biscuits Three Ways

If you’ve spent any time in the US, you’ll know that biscuits are a way of life. Not to be confused with scones which are typically made with eggs, or biscuits in Great Britain which would be called a cookie in North America, the Buttermilk Biscuit is a quick bread that’s soft and fluffy or flaky. I’m a huge fan of any variation of a Buttermilk Biscuit served warm with butter so Buttermilk Biscuits Three Ways is three times as good.

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Pumpkin Bread with Dried Cranberries and Sunflower Seeds

This unique yeast bread recipe has a wonderful colour and ingredients that embrace the sights, smells and tastes of autumn. Pumpkin Bread with Dried Cranberries and Sunflower Seeds features pureed pumpkin right in the dough.

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Easy Focaccia Bread

This should be called Super Easy Focaccia but I think I over-use the word super. Since Focaccia dough is similar to pizza dough, the obvious way to make this an easy recipe is to use frozen store bought pizza dough. So this is for my friends who say they love homemade bread but wouldn’t make it.

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New York Times No Knead Bread

My friend Ann shared the recipe for New York Times No Knead Bread with me about 10 years ago. It originated from an article in the New York Times by Mark Bittman. The hardest part about making this easy no knead bread is waiting to eat it. It’s literally that easy.

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