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Apple Pie With Walnuts, Raisins And Candied Orange Peel

Apple Pie With Walnuts, Raisins And Candied Orange Peel

This recipe of Apple Pie with Walnuts, raisins and candied orange peel is a hybrid between the traditional American apple pie and the Romanian style. The result is an elegant, full of flavors pie that will bring joy to you and your guests. I cook and bake and cannot help myself to not put the […]

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Baked Chicken With Apricot Jam And Lemon

Baked Chicken With Apricot Jam And Lemon

It is a pity that the technology is not there yet, where I could just attach to this post the smell of the chicken baking in the oven right now. The fall is here in Minnesota, days are shorter and cooler and the air is crisp at night. It is the perfect moment to bake […]

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Ham and Cracked Black Pepper Scones

Ham and Cracked Black Pepper Scones

  Scones are my latest guilty pleasure, especially the savory ones. Today we are going to make some Ham and Cracked Black Pepper Scones, because I am in the mood of something savory. And because it’s Sunday…And because I found this delicious recipe on Tea Time magazine and I have to try it. And because […]

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Chocolate Ganache Meringue Torte

Chocolate Ganache Meringue Torte

Chocolate ganache meringue torte is one of my favorite tortes out there. Easy to make, delicate and elegant is definitely a good choice for any romantic dinner. I used the term “torte”, but I do realize that not everyone knows what a torte is. Well, a torte is a multilayered cake that can be filled […]

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Roasted Broccoli with Turkey Bacon

Roasted Broccoli with Turkey Bacon

This recipe of Roasted Broccoli with Turkey Bacon is so easy to put together that I am kind of reluctant to post it. You don’t really need to do anything to it besides chopping some onion, garlic and some turkey bacon(you can use real bacon or ham if you like), add it to your broccoli […]

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

  Brussels Sprouts became a favorite lately for our dinners, so tonight we are going to combine them with bacon and roast them in the oven. How easy is that? I mean, literally, I wouldn’t even call that cooking, but hey, it is worth it to make your life easier once in a while, right? […]

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Super Easy Lemony  Cream Cheese Cookies

Super Easy Lemony Cream Cheese Cookies

These Super Easy Lemony Cream Cheese cookies are some of my favorite cookies out there. Easy to make, the cookies go perfect with a cup of coffee or your favorite tea. They are festive, delicious and great for parties, holidays or any day of the year when you miss them. I found this recipe long […]

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Green Beans with Golden Slivered Almonds

Green Beans with Golden Slivered Almonds

This recipe is one of our favorites for Thanksgiving. We attempted to make a healthier version of the green bean casserole that everyone makes in the Midwest. If I have this side on the table I don’t feel so guilty for adding bacon in every dish I make for Thanksgiving dinner. 🙂 It is, again, […]

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