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Homemade Kaiser Rolls Recipe - rolls after baking with poppy seeds

Homemade Kaiser Rolls

Make your own homemade Kaiser Rolls! A crusty roll perfect for overstuffed sandwiches or dipping into soup or butter. Includes multiple ways to shape the rolls to achieve the star/crown design. Kaiser Rolls (also known as Emperor Rolls or Vienna Rolls) have multiple versions of the recipe on the interwebs. Originally they were apparently made …

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Hot Cross Buns with added dark chocolate pieces, dried cherries, and/or raisins.

Hot Cross Buns with Dark Chocolate

Hot Cross Buns with added dark chocolate pieces, dried cherries, and/or raisins. Traditionally eaten on Good Friday before Easter, these spiced sweet rolls will be a holiday hit. Hot cross buns ALMOST ended up permanently on my Failed list. Logically, I don’t know how I messed it up the first time. No matter what, you’d think …

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Mexican Bolillo Dinner Rolls - a mini baguette with a crunchy crust and a soft center.

Mexican Bolillo Rolls

Mexican Bolillo Dinner Rolls – a mini baguette with a crunchy crust and a soft center. Disclaimer: I’ve never been to Mexico, which means I’ve never bought a bolillo on the streets of Mexico. So I don’t really know they are authentic, other than the reading I’ve done online. But I was making a Mexican-themed …

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Garlic Herb Focaccia Bread - an easy and flavorful bread that is vegan-friendly. Impress your family or dinner guests with this customizable bread that's better than store-bought.

Garlic Herb Focaccia Bread

Garlic Herb Focaccia Bread – an easy and flavorful bread that is vegan-friendly. Impress your family or dinner guests with this customizable bread that’s better than store-bought. Making homemade bread is something that is good to know how to do, but dangerous for people (like me) who are carb-addicted. I have to limit how often …

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Honey Apple Challah Bread. A family favorite that is sweetened up with honey and apple chunks and braided together. Great for holidays!

Honey Apple Challah Bread

Honey Apple Challah Bread. A family favorite that is sweetened up with honey and apple chunks and braided together. Great for holidays! If you haven’t yet tried my challah bread recipe, you’re in for a treat. And if you have tried it, you’re also in for a treat (because you know how good it is!). …

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Easy Homemade Pizza Dough - Make your own dough in less time than ordering in. Quick yeast dough will make dinner prep easy!

Easy Homemade Pizza Dough

Easy Homemade Pizza Dough – Make your own dough in less time than ordering in. Quick yeast dough will make dinner prep easy!  One of my favorite go-to dinners to make at home is homemade pizza. I pretty much always have the ingredients on hand for at least a basic pizza, and the dough is …

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Nana's Potica recipe - a Slovenian nut roll traditionally served at Easter and Christmas.

Nana’s Potica

Nana’s Potica recipe – a Slovenian nut roll traditionally served at Easter and Christmas. Make this dessert to give as gifts or for dinner parties. My Nana was an awesome baker. When I would visit her in summers growing up, I would spend hours leafing through her cookbooks with dreams of owning my own bakery …

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Easter Paska Bread - Nana's recipe for this Eastern European egg bread. I look forward to making this all year!

Nana’s Easter Paska Bread

Easter Paska Bread – My Nana’s recipe for this Eastern European egg bread. I look forward to making this all year! Before I get to the (amazing) Easter bread recipe, let me start by bragging. My family gets me really cool gifts. It must be because I’m a food blogger. I have all sorts of …

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