If you live in a cold climate (like me in Minnesota) and you have a difficult time getting your bread dough to rise in the winter here is a tip that I found that works great!
Put your bowl on top of your crockpot and set your crockpot on either "low" or "keep warm" setting. It will look like this
I also do this after I punch down the dough and transfer to my bread loaf pan-
Up Next I will have an Awesome Homemade Wheat Bread Recipe!