Whether you're reading a good bread baking book or going through the Learning Loaf course, I'm sure you've noticed a lot of references to dough temperature. Depending on the author, they are shooting … [More]
You can bake great bread and sweets at home. Honest!
We baked bread in a home oven, a wood fired brick oven and in our own bakery.
Now we’re sharing everything we learned about baking and owning a bakery.
Baking Great Bread
I'm used to mixing bread dough with a mixer. But recently I started baking with my brick oven again and I don't have a mixer available. Now I'm hand mixing bread dough in large plastic tubs and boy, … [More]
This is the latest instalment of our Learning Loaf series. We've talked about ingredients, mixing, bulk fermentation and shaping. Now we're going to bake the loaf! Now that your Learning Loaf is … [More]
Great People and Places
We took a trip out to Fernie BC after Christmas so Ben could do some skiing and the rest of us could give it a try, or otherwise play in the snow. One of the biggest surprises of the trip was how cool … [More]
Tracey Muzzolini is my hero. Over time, she's also become a good friend. You simply must visit her amazing bakery the next time you're in Saskatoon. Tracey is co-owner of Christie's Mayfair Bakery … [More]
Daisy's Pantry on 15th Avenue is our favourite summer lunch spot!One of the coolest things about Summertime is meeting people who are visiting Regina. There have been quite a few people come into the … [More]