How Yeast Makes Bread Rise

While many people view cooking as an art form, baking is more closely related to science, specifically chemistry. Different chemical compounds combine, and friction and heat are added to achieve specific flavors and textures. Ingredients need to be in proper proportion to each other if they are going to give you the right end result….

Fun Baking Projects for the Entire Family

Baking is perhaps one of the most enjoyable things that you can get the whole family into. Especially if young children are involved in it. This makes it fun because young children are far less experienced in baking than we are as adults, so they will find joy in every aspect. There are many different…

Stocking up what every Bakers Pantry needs

As a person who likes to bake cookies and cakes and breads, I like to keep plenty of certain items in my pantry. And I also like to keep plenty of the throw-away baking pans; they make it easier to clean up when the baking has all been done. Among the first things every baker…

Guide to Baking with Yeast

The baking and breaking of bread has been a part of domestic life more or less since the dawn of time. Bread has been baked certainly since the time of the pharaohs and probably well before that too. Unfortunately modern life in the developed world puts a lot of pressure on us and we feel…