Crazy Baking Day!

What a fun day today! Ty went to Nana and Papa’s house this afternoon so I decided to make today a girls baking day.  Madie and I made rolls (for dinner at Sarah’s), cinnamon rolls and orange bowknots.  The orange bowknots were like a step back in time.  What seems like forever ago I lived … More Crazy Baking Day!

Simple Yeast Rolls

I am really getting into this whole bread thing and no longer find it quite as intimidating.  So today I made my own yeast rolls. They really weren’t too hard and tasted really good.  So here it goes: Simple Yeast Roll 2 packages  active dry yeast 2 cups warm water 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg … More Simple Yeast Rolls

Making Bread

I have made my own bread many times but always in a bread maker, never in the oven.  So this was my very first non machine loaf of bread and it was amazing.  Really, some of the best bread I have ever ate.  I brought some for Mom to try and she likes it so … More Making Bread

Christmas is Coming

Today was just another day in the Newcomer house.  I drove to Eugene for school and took an anatomy test, cleaned my house, did laundry, completed hours of school work, took Madie to basketball practice and finally got started on Christmas decorations. Christmas is my very favorite holiday.  I love everything about it from the … More Christmas is Coming