Butter Herb Mushrooms

Baby portabella mushrooms sauteed in butter, freshly chopped garlic, parsley, cracked black pepper and garlic salt. This low-carb/keto side dish goes great with potatoes and can be mixed with rice or your favorite pasta. You can also pile this high over your favorite protein including steak, pork, chicken or fish. And of course mixing this …

Tiramisu

This classic Italian dessert is layered with rich freshly whipped sweet cream, fluffy pound cake, brewed coffee, Kahlua and cocoa powder all in one bite. Deliciousness beyond words. And one bite may not be enough… The blend of coffee aroma, heavy cream and cocoa will have your taste buds hooked and you’ll crave another bite …

Creamy Broccoli Salad

This heart-healthy creamy broccoli salad is packed with nutrients, including dried cranberries, pumpkin seeds, onions and apple cider vinegar. It’s crunchy and sweet with a slight tangy kick to it. Enjoy it by the spoonfuls or serve it as a healthy side dish with any meal. Hope you like it as much as our family …

Potato Taquitos

These crunchy, rolled-up fried corn tortillas filled with potatoes and cheese are the ultimate comfort food on a cloudy or sunny day. These cheesy potato taquitos make an excellent appetizer for big gatherings and you can make the filling (of your choice) ahead of time. They are great to snack on with some homemade salsa, …

Baked Cheesy Ham And Salami Sandwiches

We ate baked sandwiches (zapiekanki) a lot when we were kids. We enjoyed them for lunch, dinner or as a quick appetizer my mom put together when we were expecting company. I remember snacking on them with my friends during those cool summer evenings in Poland. And eating these after playing outside for hours made …

Spanish Rice

We have been making this rice in our family for years and it’s definitely requested often as a side dish or a main meal mixed with veggies. My kids like it for lunch and I enjoy it with eggs and refried beans in the morning. My husband is known to finish any leftovers he may …

Homemade Tortilla Chips

You can make authentic, crispy, golden brown corn tortilla chips right in your kitchen in less than 10 minutes. Add a dash of garlic salt, pile them high in a bowl and dig in. Your kids will love them along with your dogs who will stare you down as you crunch-munch on ’em. So please …

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 …