Mom’s Sourdough English Muffins

Sourdough English Muffins

Sourdough English Muffins

Recipe from the collection of:  Designs by Jeanne R

Homemade sourdough English muffins is another childhood memory for me.  Mom made these pretty often, & while they were always really good, we probably took for granted that not all mom’s made homemade breads like this for their families.  I have the sourdough cookbook she made for all of us kids, & it makes me smile when I see her handwritten notes in which the measurements were doubled, tripled & quadrupled in the margins!  I guess with a family of 5 kids (plus friends), 1 batch wouldn’t suffice!  Making these myself throughout the years, I marvel at how easy Mom made this look.  I’ll be honest, there’s a fine line between a beautifully cooked English muffin, & one which has been scorched on the stove!  You’ve been warned, you’ve got to babysit these little darlings, but it’s well worth the effort. Continue reading

Toasted Egg, Cheese & Bacon Sandwich

Toasted Egg, Cheese & Bacon Sandwich

Toasted Egg, Cheese & Bacon Sandwich

Comfort food…it comes in many forms, & more often than not, it’s very simple but delicious.  One of my favorites is just a fried egg sandwich on soft buttered bread.  For this version, I was looking for something a little more substantial to serve with soup for dinner.   Continue reading