Polish Poppy Seed Cake (Makowiec)

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Welcome to Day 3 of my “8 Days of Hanukkah Around the World”! Every day this week, during the holiday, I will be sharing a different recipe from a different country! Yesterday we visited Peru and the day before was China! Today, we will be (virtually) traveling to Poland!   A little PSA here: I […]

Yucca Latkes with Aji Amarillo

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Happy 2nd day of Hanukkah! And thank you for continuing on this crazy Hanukkah journey of mine. Every day this week, throughout the holiday, I will be sharing a different recipe from a different country! So please check back tomorrow to see where in the world we are headed to! Today’s excursion is with inspiration […]

Turkish Lentil Soup and Hanukkah Giveaway!

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Happy Hanukkah Eve! Well actually it starts at sundown, but the first full day is tomorrow, if you want to get technical. A few of my very good bloggy girlfriends and I got together to share a fun and delicious Hanukkah menu! Each of us took a different course and created a “virtual” dinner party, […]

Savory Sufganiyot with Swiss Chard and Raisins

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Ok ok…hold on to your seats and stay with me. I know you’re asking yourself either of 2 questions. 1) What the heck is sufganiyot?   Or 2) And why the heck is it savory? Ok…bear with me here. It’s Hanukkah season = all things fried! We fry just about everything and anything during these coming […]

Purple Sweet Potato Haupia Pie

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Take 2 of my purple sweet potato haupia pie was a total success! The first attempt was a disaster..pasty and starchy pie with bland crust. I knew I had to give these gorgeous purple potatoes the attention that it deserves. Now this is what I’m talkin’ about when I say “eat the rainbow”…have you seen […]