By Holly V. Gray

Bread

French-Style Baguette

French-Style Baguette

Though I usually go the easier route and just pick up baguettes in the bakery, occasionally I do enjoy baking the bread from scratch. If you’ve never made your own French bread, I recommend giving it a shot. It’s really very simple! All it takes […]

Sourdough Stuffing with Vegan Chicken, Apples, and Sage

Sourdough Stuffing with Vegan Chicken, Apples, and Sage

One thing I know for sure about stuffing is that everyone has an opinion on what makes a good one. Personally, I prefer mine with a little crunch and minus any cream-of soups which is the exact opposite of the cornbread-based dressing I was exposed to […]

Veggie Muffins – Toddler Approved and Gluten Free

Veggie Muffins – Toddler Approved and Gluten Free

Hi! Welcome to This Wife Cooks! Today, we’re making stealthily healthy muffins everyone in the family will love! Our 3-year old will try just about any vegetable placed in front of her.  She doesn’t necessarily love every vegetable we introduce her to though and zucchini […]

English Muffin Bread

English Muffin Bread

Some days are just made for staying home and baking bread.  Today has been one of those days for me. It’s been cold, dark, and rainy outside ever since I was awakened by a screaming toddler before the crack of dawn.  As it turns out, […]

Fabulous French Bread

Fabulous French Bread

Though I usually go the easier route and just pick up baguettes in the bakery, occasionally I do enjoy baking the bread from scratch.  If you’ve never made your own French bread, I recommend giving it a shot.  It’s really very simple! All it takes […]

Make-Ahead Muffins for Baby

Make-Ahead Muffins for Baby

I’ve been talking about making and freezing meals for our littlest one for quite some time and, since we’re having a Snow Day here, I decided today would be the day I finally started on that project and I’m so glad I did it.  These […]

Great Garlic Knots

Great Garlic Knots

My husband and I were first introduced to garlic knots at a really bad restaurant a few years ago.  The knots were burnt but we loved the idea of these little rolls smothered in oil and spices.  So, I started experimenting.    This is one […]

Our Favorite Banana Bread

Our Favorite Banana Bread

I have tried alot of banana bread recipes over the years. Some were good, some were not so good. I had just about given up on finding a really great recipe for using up all those old bananas that we always seem to have lying […]