Happy National Homemade Bread Day!!!
There’s pretty much a day for everything, huh? Well, at least this is a delicious one!
To inspire you to bake your own homemade bread today, here are some of my favorite recipes:
Healthy Bread in Five Minutes a Day
In honor of National Homemade Bread Day, you can win a copy of Healthy Bread in Five Minutes a Day by Dr. Jeff Hertzberg and Chef Zoë François.
Whether you are looking for more whole grains, whether you’re vegan, gluten-free, training for a triathlon, trying to reduce your cholesterol, or just care about what goes into your body, this book delivers.
To enter: Tell me your birthday! Leave a comment with the month and day (year not required).
The recipe for Chocolate Espresso Whole Wheat Bread in the book is now available for reprint and sounds so incredibly delectable, I just had to share it with you. If someone would like to make the cupcake version for me, I’d be ever so grateful!
And now onto breakfast!
For breakfast, I made a mushy bowl of oats with the help of some Raisin Bran, which the company mailed to me to enjoy. I’ve always loved Raisin Bran– even as a kid. There’s just something about those thin, crispy bran flakes and sugar-covered raisins!
In the mix:
- 1/4 cup oats
- 1/2 cup Raisin Bran
- 1/4 cup canned pumpkin
- 1/4 cup vanilla soy milk
- 1/2 cup water
- 1 tbsp ground flaxseed meal
With iced coffee:
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