Baking


These pumpkin bars are moist and hold together well, making them a great addition to a potluck table. I get a big thumbs up whenever I bake them.

Cinnamon Spice Pumpkin Bars 4

These pumpkin bars are moist and hold together well, making them a great addition to a potluck table. I get a big thumbs up whenever I bake them.


Start your day with a freshly baked rhubarb coffee cake!

Rhubarb Coffee Cake for Breakfast or Brunch

If you’re lucky enough to have rhubarb growing in your garden – or in a friend’s garden – serve this rhubarb coffee cake up for breakfast or brunch. You’ll want to put on a pot of coffee.


Baking bread is a traditional skill. If you never learned how, start with the BASICS.

Baking Bread: Quick Bread vs. Yeast Bread 2

If you’re considering delving into baking bread as part of your efforts toward more self-reliant living, here’s a very basic look at the difference between quick bread and yeast bread. The crux of it, though? It’s not hard!