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    Mar 23, 2020

    People Stuck At Home Are Making Bread For The First Time And It's Delightful

    Desperate times call for desperate measures.

    So, in case you didn't know, we are in the middle of a global pandemic. Due to panic buying, many grocery stores are having shortages.

    I'm scared, thanks for asking!

    In particular, many stores are out of bread.

    went to walmart to buy bread for my family

    But something kind of wholesome has come out of this? Due to a lack of bread for sale, a lot of people are choosing to make bread for the first time.

    Went to the grocery store today to buy bread, but it was all sold out. So I baked some from scratch. For the first time in my entire life! I hope it tastes as good as it looks.

    And most of them are pretty proud of the way their bread has turned out!

    Hi! My kitchen project for today was baking bread (at home) for the first time. I did good. I’m proud of myself. @TheKitchenista #KitchenistaSundays

    Turns out it's not that hard? There aren't a ton of ingredients, and if you're scared of yeast, there are a lot of recipes without it!

    Made my first ever loaves of bread tonight 👀 Not mad at ‘em!

    They might not always turn out perfectly, but hey, bread is bread!

    I made a ring shaped loaf of bread today but didn't account for his much it would grow while cooking and it turned into an anus.

    It's an edible cat loaf!!

    update: made my first bread and it looks like cat

    If you're interested in giving it a try, a lot of people are posting helpful guides!

    Here's a simple bread that is baked too if you prefer!

    Even if you're low on ingredients, you can make bread!

    Bread shortage? This is the easiest kind of bread you can make. Costs pennies and can get you through these strange times, my family lived off these when the pickings were slim. Navajo Flatbread: Makes 6 2 cups flour 1 - 1 1/4cup of lukewarm water

    And of course, there are a TON of bread recipes on Tasty! Check out their list of 24 recipes, or try their classic Dutch Oven Bread!

    Tasty / Via tasty.co

    Stay healthy out there and LET'S GET THIS BREAD!!!!

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