Bread machine

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    Years old one of a different mfg, but I still love the little tike filling the house with the smell of fresh bread.
     
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    AND you don't have to heat the whole house...AND you can still use the stove for something else if you're cooking a meal.

    I have loved my breadmakers, they were worth the money for the period of time I used them..I was able to work and provide my family with homebaked bread A LOT with minimal mess and bother.

    I love bread. I don't know if it's the bread itself I love, or the fact that it can be used to shovel other stuff..like heavenly masses of BUTTER and JAMS and HONEY...or sometimes mayo and sammich stuff....into my head.

    I make pretty good bread and like I said, I've made a lot of it including in industrial kitchens (but even more in my own I think).

    I miss my bread machine, I should get another one. And I'm saying that even though I did without a microwave for more than a year to save counter space in the same kitchen.
     
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    Plus there are no nasty preservatives!
     
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    Yeah there is a downside to that...

    Homemade bread is delish when it's fresh.

    It's only fresh for about a day, and it does and will dry out and mold much faster than store bought.

    I made bread fro years instead of buying it...it was easier and cheaper for me to do so when the kids were little. I was going through about 25 lbs of flour every 6 weeks or so.

    They HATED homemade bread in their lunches. So funny because my mom said she did too...and her mother made beautiful bread.

    I think homemade bread sammiches are the best thing ever.
     
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    True that. But what i plant to do is make about one 1.5 lb loaf every 4 or 5 days and that should do us fine. It's just my wife and I and the cat, and he don't don't like it!
     
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