Category Archives: soul food

I’m still here… seriously

My life seems to be a mad ride lately. And even if I find time to cook, I usually forget to blog… is a vicious circle I’m telling you, but will do my best not to disappear for so long. … Continue reading

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Ruguh…what? Rugelachs My Love

yes, you heard well rugelachs, which are small pasteries in crescent shape, filled with delicious filling, they come from Jewish tradition and are to die for… big time. You can read more about them here. As I was reading through … Continue reading

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Can You Slim Down Lasagna?

…. the anwser is yes you can do it! Seriously… and I’m so not kidding you. Lasagna was always to me about white sauce, plenty of white sauce, tomato sauce and decadent amount of cheese. As mentioned before Mom is … Continue reading

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Pasta & Basta

Some time ago we went to Munich, the trip was brilliant idea and definately I would so love to go there again. As always I was traveling on shoestring (why? because is way more fun this way) and most of … Continue reading

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Few Words of Pilav

As belly dancer I’m quite fond of Orient, let’s just keep to this word because it covers all possible areas of my interest. I love arabic and asian cousine, all amazing mingles of tastes, spices and colours. That makes me … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat Grits

As you know from my previous posts I’m a big fan of grits, let’s face it most of Poles are. Grits is the part of our menu since early times.  Back in the days when there were no potatos or … Continue reading

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Show Me Your Balls….

guess what’s cooking? No those aren’t truffles…. those aren’t any sweets actually… but meatballs 🙂 Rolled in a bread crumbs and waiting for their turn to jump into the pan and fry joyfully to their fate. So yes today’s lunch … Continue reading

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