DIY Kitchen: Homemade bread

DIY Kitchen: Homemade bread

Anyone who knows me knows I hate baking. I love baked goods, obviously, but I can’t deal with the amount of precision that most baking requires. I know it’s all about the science of the desired chemical reactions, which should be a cool thing to engage in. Instead it’s just kind of a drag because I generally don’t like using recipes (let alone measuring cups/spoons), and the control freak in me really hates that once it’s in the oven, it’s basically game over and there’s little you can do to fix or enhance the dish. Moreover, when dealing with yeast, you’re talking about keeping things alive (which I really suck at) and extended periods of...