Ratatouille in a Pumpkin

with a Belarusian twist Lately, cooking is turning out to be one of my favorite creative forms. For me, it’s not so much about the food but about time well-spent. Dear little kitchen,Are you purposely distracting me from my computer? I thank you. Yesterday, while visiting Gabi’s page, Cooking Without Limits, I ran across aContinue reading “Ratatouille in a Pumpkin”

Olivier Salad, Little Mingling Squares

As the view of the buildings out my kitchen window. Olivier (салат Оливье, salat Olivye, pronounced ah-liv-yeh with a silent r), a traditional salad dish in Russian cuisine, which I have enjoyed on numerous occasions here in Belarus. It is most often served on New Year’s and birthdays, but anytime really. It’s so popular that markets always have theContinue reading “Olivier Salad, Little Mingling Squares”

Owl You Need Is

homemade applesauce The recipe is simple, so let’s just sing instead. Love Love Love There’s nothing you can do that can’t be doneNothing you can sing that can’t be sungNothing you can say, but you can learn how to play the gameIt’s easyNothing you can make that can’t be madeNo one you can save thatContinue reading “Owl You Need Is”

Delicious Autumn

Every leaf,each drop of splendor and color,gracefully flowing togethereffortlessly,beautifully. Dear little kitchen window, How did it happen? At the end of the day, as the sun winked his see you tomorrow, a tiny sliver of a room became a palace. A R O M A. Pleasantness that transforms all. A L L. And walk in love, asContinue reading “Delicious Autumn”