Make Bread Dough through the first rise. Roll it out into a rectangle ~1/4 inch thick.
Cut ribbons 1 inch thick into both sides of the long ends.
Layer the center with cheese, then ham, then cheese.
Braid the ribbons over the center.
Put on an oiled cookie sheet. Cover with plastic wrap and let rise until doubled in volume. Brush with egg wash. (You can sprinkle black caraway seeds or black sesame seeds on top). Bake at 400 degrees for 30 minutes. Eat and smile.