August 27, 2014

For the Love of Bread: Daksha Thomas and the Art of Organic Baking

Daksha Thomas

  By Deb Peterson The comforting aroma of bread baking takes me back to childhood days at the kitchen table, kneading my own small mound of dough as I watched my mother knead hers, flour on our aprons, bowls of promise rising in a sunbeam, golden loaves cooling on racks. She baked for our family Read More

Homemade, Whole Grain Bread…That’s Not a Brick? Make it Tamara Carl’s Way

Tamara Carl

Story by Deb Peterson | Photographed by Deb Peterson There will be no more whole grain bricks coming out of Shirley Hurt’s oven in Mountain Home, nor from the oven at Bruce and Nan Bixby’s home in Wynne. And you won’t find flour dust all over their kitchens either. These three bread lovers are now Read More

Bella’s Table – August/September 2011

Roasted Veggies

Story by Estella Tullgren | Photographed by Deb Peterson. Ahhhh…summertime is such a wonderful time for foodies. One of my favorite things to do this time of year is take advantage of all the wonderful farmer’s markets throughout my area. Can’t you just taste that first summer tomato—warm and juicy—and perfect for that one and Read More