Whole Wheat Pizza Crust (+ step-by-step photos & tips for pizzeria style pizza)

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Recently I was contacted by Fleischmann’s yeast about sharing a homemade pizza crust recipe, encouraging families to cook and eat together on a regular basis. You know I am all about bringing people together around the table with good, homemade food. But you guys! You know what I realized, for the umpteenth time, that I’ve… 

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How I Menu Plan

How I Menu Plan

I am a menu planner. It makes crunch time at dinner so much easier. But, the reality is, I don’t really like menu planning. There are too many options. Too many new things I want to try out. It can feel overwhelming, and used to stress me out like crazy. That is, until I came… 

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Snow Day Hacks – Emergency Substitutions for Pantry Ingredients

Snow Day Hacks – Emergency Substitutions for Pantry Ingredients

I’m hanging out at Simple Bites today. Hop on over and leave some comment love! From the Post This winter has been a harsh one for so many people. We’re being bitten by the baking bug on a regular basis, almost out of necessity – our homes need warmth, our bodies need nourishment and our souls need… 

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The Perfect Cheesecake (Recipe, Tips & Tricks)

The Perfect Cheesecake (Recipe, Tips & Tricks)

A couple of weeks ago it seemed to be raining pretty much non-stop. After a week of rain I was in need of a comfort food pick-me-up.  Something to turn on my oven and work on throughout the day. Something more involved that I don’t normally take the time to make, especially in the summer. Something… 

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The Many Flavours of Whipped Cream

The Many Flavours of Whipped Cream

Whipped cream used to be my arch nemesis. After many failed attempts of over-mixing and under-mixing, I finally caught on and realized it to it’s full potential. What helped me the most to learn the proper stages of whipping was practicing by hand. Which isn’t nearly the outrageous task that I thought it would be…. 

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