Making your own bread at home is one of the most satisfying and rewarding things that you can do, if only because of the smell! However, a lot of people are intimidated by bread: it involves scary things like yeast, kneading and proving. However, by following a few simple rules, making bread is one of the most straightforward things you can do.
I’ve just returned from a city break with friends in Amsterdam and we managed to try lots of yummy local food. I think sometimes the food excites me as much as the scenery and cultural sights – well, almost!