Balsamic Beets (Buraczki)

Beets (buraczki) and European roots sort of go together. Growing up in Poland, we ate beets regularly and were excited when my mother made beet soup. We had a few bowls for dinner and didn’t need much food afterwards. Beet soup filled us up and we were content with eating it again the next day. …

Crockpot Sweet Potatoes

Steaming, buttery, delicious sweet potatoes topped with marshmallows, brown sugar and cinnamon made in your crockpot overnight. INGREDIENTS 4 sweet potatoes 1/4 cup water toppings of your choice: brown sugar, butter, cinnamon, marshmallows INSTRUCTIONS Place 1/4 cup of water on the bottom of the crockpot. Wrap each sweet potato in aluminum foil and place in …

Salami Roll-ups

Quick and easy appetizer that’s guaranteed to be a hit at your next gathering. These salami bites are delicious and require only 3 ingredients: salami, cream cheese and Pepperoncinis. And the best part? They are a low-carb, high-fat keto-friendly snack, if eaten without the cracker. So dig in and enjoy. Guilt-free! Kids love these, too. …

Homemade Seasoned Fries (Frytki)

Freshly cut crispy potatoes sprinkled with garlic salt, paprika and fresh herbs make this a delicious and kid-favorite recipe. Homemade fries (frytki) take me back to my childhood in Poland. My mother made them often after school and I barely remember any leftovers. They were devoured every time and cooked again and again. Now as …

Garlic Herb Crackers

These buttery, garlicky, herb seasoned crackers will have you hooked. You will take one, five, seven and then you may be reaching into an empty bowl. They are addicting and you’ll see after eating just a few. They are super easy to make and go with anything. Enjoy them with cream or goat cheese, any …

5 Minute Chili Cheese Dip

Simple, quick, cheesy and yummy chili dip with a sprinkle of fresh onions makes this an awesome appetizer any time, anywhere you go. Not sure why but recently I have become a fan of dips. Maybe it’s the great cooks out there that have been sharing their appetizing dip recipes. Maybe because dips are easy …

Layered Taco Dip

This delicious taco dip is always a hit at birthday parties and social gatherings of any kind. I make this a lot when I hang out with my friends because it is the perfect appetizer to share and munch on for hours. It goes well with tortilla chips or by the spoonfuls. It is delish …

Bacon Wrapped Smokies

You will love these delicious, sweet and salty bacon wrapped smoky sausages sprinkled with brown sugar. They are great in the morning with your eggs or just by themselves any time of the day. They make an excellent kid-friendly snack and are a hit at any social event or family gathering. After trying one, you’ll …

Cheesy Jalapeno Poppers

Delicious, cheesy, gooey jalapeno poppers that melt in your mouth and will be a hit at your next party! If you like them spicy, awesome. If you prefer them mild, no problem. Just soak them in cold water overnight to get rid of the heat and you’re good to go. Most of my friends like …