SOUP WITH MEATBALLS

SOUP WITH MEATBALLS

This soup with meatballs is my family’s very favorite. It is a great quick and easy recipe that can be done under 45 minutes.  I usually cook it on a busy weekday, when I’m on the run between music lessons, and basketball practices. I use Italian Style Meatballs from Costco for this soup. You can use any… Continue reading »

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

I can’t believe that this year has come to an end. Time went by so fast for me. I would like to mention a Bible verse that usually being read in our church on New Year’s Eve “So teach us to count our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.” Psalm 90:12 May… Continue reading »

EASY CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP

Soup is one of the most versatile dishes in the cook’s repertoire, and whatever the occasion, you can be sure there will be a soup to fit the bill. The ingredients on which a soup can be based are equally varied. You can create delicious soups with anything from fish to fruit. Russian and Ukrainian people used… Continue reading »

BEST COLESLAW

Salads are great for serving all year round. Most are quick and easy to make and take little or no cooking. This tempting variety of color and texture full of vitamins salad is a Slavic version of Coleslaw. This is the best Coleslaw recipe yet. Ingredients: 1 small  head green cabbage 1 small head red cabbage 2 large carrots 1 or 2 large green… Continue reading »

CABBAGE ROLLS

CABBAGE ROLLS

Cabbage Rolls are very popular among Slavic people. It’s truly a classic dish. Usually Cabbage Rolls are made out of cabbage leaves and meat. There are some variations: some like to cook cabbage rolls with pork, some like it with turkey meat. Some people like to add rice or other grain to the meat…possibilities are… Continue reading »

EASY PUFF PASTRY TURNOVERS

As the weather gets colder, who wouldn’t mind a perfect cup of coffee or tea  with a perfect, sweet, fancy, delicious puff pastry? That’s right, fancy pastry. Its pretty time-consuming to make a puff pastry dough from  scratch. I buy it from the store. It saves hours of work, and it is ready in no time. Perfect for… Continue reading »

MEATLOAF

Winter is here. Most of all in winter people need energy. This is exactly why its a must to have a good variety of healthy, nutritious, hot food on our tables. This Meatloaf is perfect for casual as well as formal dinners. It can be served hot or cold. And best of all, it can be… Continue reading »

APPLE SHORTCAKE (Sharlotka)

  Apple…Feels like this fruit was created for preparing delicious pies, strudels, shortcakes…Sweet enough, juicy enough, very inexpensive, and always available. Ingredients: 3-4 big apples peeled and diced 6 eggs 1 cup sifted flour 1 cup sugar Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease with butter 9×13 glass baking dish. Spread diced apples on the bottom of… Continue reading »