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A Recipe for Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

Here’s a Pumpkin Chocolate Chips Bread recipe from The King Arthur Flour Baker’s Companion that I tweaked to make it more healthy. A slice of this with a cup of Tension Tamer herbal tea and you’ll be set to start your day off right. And it was needed this weekend. On Friday evening my son entered the Calf Riding competition at our local fair. He didn’t stay on long but while on on the ground the steer stepped on his leg and split it open. Of course, we didn’t know. All we could see was that his pants were torn a little and he was bleeding a little. But we never dreamed it would be so awful. It wasn’t until we got home that night…

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Pizza Dough the Minimalist’s Way

I never have success making homemade pizza.  It’s always doughy on the bottom despite any pan or cookie sheet I choose to use.  Is it because I’m making it with whole wheat pastry flour??  I have pretty much given up on attempting it, it’s just too frustrating.  The tops always look beautiful but then we’ve got the problem of  it being (say it with me) “doughy.” However, I was given a recipe by my niece for an easy pizza dough that they said worked with whole wheat flour, was easy to make and tasted good.  Sounds like a winner.  After having the recipe in my collection and avoiding it for several years I decided to make it.  Did it work?  Oh, yes!  I loved it. Here…

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