Remember how I was complaining about my nausea during summer? Well, fresh cucumbers and this dinner helped me survive. It is light on your stomach and cucumber salad brings a refreshing flavor to the entire dish. Besides it can be ready under 45 minutes – dinner from scratch!
It is very, very cold out here. Right now it is -2°F, but feels like -24°F. I don’t mind cold, snowy winters much, but I am glad that I have a choice of admiring this winter landscape from the warm inside of my home. Watching falling snowflakes, trees dancing in the wind […]
This is dessert of my childhood. Of my childhood and all the kids growing up in Poland during the PRL times. These were times when chocolate was almost impossible to get at the store, and to be honest, this was one of the smallest problems. These […]
This is the cake I prepared for my Thanksgiving dinner this year. I chose it mainly because of rosemary in the recipe. It sounded so intriguing for me, as I am not used to use it in desserts.
Besides, this recipe doesn’t require mixer and can be put together in 20 minutes […]
I am in a deep need of some sunshine and vitamin D and I was so hopeful for some green color here and there and maybe bit higher temperatures. It all crushed few days ago when a small snowstorm hit the area. It looks like winter is not going anywhere any time soon.
To cheer […]
This is lazy quick type recipe. May be even quicker if you use already seasoned tomatoes :). I used to eat it all the time when I lived in Spain, was going to school and cooking for one. It was especially convenient dish during exams and not just because of its simplicity – just think […]
Sometimes I need to eat something sweet and it can’t be “just” fruit. If you also have this problem you will like this recipe. It is quick, almost healthy (just 1tbs of sugar!) and it’s sweet! And you can vary amount of sugar and cinnamon to suit your taste.
2 medium apples 1 tbs […]
I usually eat cauliflower just cooked in salted water, topped with some butter. But some time ago I promised myself to eat more vegetables and find new ways to enjoy them. So time has come to prepare the cauliflower, not in usual for me way.
1 cauliflower 1.5 cup of water 1/2tsp salt 2 […]
The best thing about this dish is that you can change it however you want. You can add more vegetables, different vegetables (great fiber and vitamins source!), more or less noodles, more or less meat. Add tofu instead of meat. Possibilities are endless AND it can be done in less than 30 minutes. Isn’t that […]
This recipe is adapted from Simply Recipes, the food blog I have been following for years now. If you are looking for a great variety of fool proofed recipes, Elise’s website is the right place to go.
Sesame brittle is amazingly easy to make and this make put you at risk of… making it very […]