Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

It's Easter week and my sous-chef dish-washing mom and I are invited to a friend's house tomorrow.  I want to take a little something to the hostess.  It is the southern way after all.  After church, I decided to make Hot Cross Buns. These buns are a...

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Crunchy Pecan Coffee Cake Muffins

Crunchy Pecan Coffee Cake Muffins

Last week I stopped by my neighbors to take a dish of lasagne because my friend Gaye was going to have surgery the next day.  And while I was there Gaye opened up a big plastic bowl to reveal some incredibly good- looking muffins.  She said, "here try...

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The BEST Cornmeal Yeast Rolls Recipe

The BEST Cornmeal Yeast Rolls Recipe

Don’t let the “yeast” part of these rolls intimidate you or stop you from making them. They are very straightforward, easy steps and the flavor is better than any other yeast roll that I have made. The milk, sugar, and cornmeal cook together to make a lovely mixture...

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Japanese Milk Bread

Japanese Milk Bread

If you have been a part of My Daily Bread Body and Soul very long you will know that I adore making bread.  I like eating it but even more, I like making it!   I was in Japan a few years ago on vacation and I don't remember bread ever being served.  And what about the...

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Pumpkin Muffins and the Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Muffins and the Pumpkin Patch

Who doesn't love fall?  If you don't, you can just leaf!  Okay, that pun was not my best.  But let's be honest, fall is arguably the best time of year.  It's finally cool enough to wear those cute sweaters, drink pumpkin lattes, and light cinnamon bun candles in every...

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Lemon Blueberry Coffee Cake – Got Blueberries?

Lemon Blueberry Coffee Cake – Got Blueberries?

I make a lot of food that never makes it to my blog.  Not that it is all terrible (although sometimes it is!) but I only want to blog the recipes that are terrific!! Our blueberry bush produced a lot of beautiful berries this year.  I am so grateful to have them in...

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Sticky Biscuits

Sticky Biscuits

Here is the problem ... these pictures don't do these sticky biscuits justice. I have tried on several occasions to take just the right picture to make you want to pluck the biscuit right off the page and gobble it up. Well, let me back up .... Last spring I was at a...

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If You Can Keep It,  by Eric Metaxas – Listen Up!

If You Can Keep It, by Eric Metaxas – Listen Up!

Hello friends!  Can you believe it is July?  My head is still stuck in April and I honestly can't believe May and June have flown by.  It was my intention to give you a super new recipe for the 4th of July but I changed my mind yesterday.  (For my readers from around...

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My Daily Bread and Sometimes Whole Wheat and Rye Bread

My Daily Bread and Sometimes Whole Wheat and Rye Bread

My Daily Bread means different things on different days.  Some days it just means I want to make fresh, homemade, fragrant bread for my family.  Other days it means I need to spend lots and lots of time in prayer. It means I need the Lord's strength as food for my...

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My Nephew’s Family-Favorite Pepperoni Bread

My Nephew’s Family-Favorite Pepperoni Bread

After a full-on Thanksgiving week of turkey, baked sliced ham, dressing, mashed potatoes, and a zillion side dishes I am usually "over-it." Toss in a couple of holiday parties featuring turkey or ham and when Christmas dinner rolls around I am designing a menu based...

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