Guacamole is probably the most requested recipe that I get ask for from my friends, been making it for years and shared it on my FB group years ago…for some reason I never made a post about it on the blog! It’s definitely blog worthy, so what took me so long to post it! Well the wait is over…here it is:) Continue reading “Guacamole” »
Nothing brings back childhood memories like the taste of petulla! Excitingly waiting for my mom to finish making them so we can gobble them up!
These are traditional Albanian treats, passed down by generation….every family has their own recipes and how to make them….I may be biased here but I think my moms are the best;)
My Grandfather liked them sweet, with sugar or honey, my Grandmother likes them with feta. I like them both ways, but I add cinnamon to my sugar;) Continue reading “Petulla (Fried Dough)” »
These don’t last long in our house! They are so yummy, crunchy and sweet! Perfect for gifts as well, add some in candy bags (such as wiltons candy bags) , print out the recipe and add to the tie to close the bag with, place them in a gift bag or in a small Chinese take out box that they sell at Bulk barn makes for a pretty presentation. Add one bag of salty and a bag of sweet! Teachers, neighbors, friends will love it! Continue reading “Honey Roasted Almonds” »
I came across this recipe years ago while visiting a friend of mine Hatice. She shared her mom’s recipe with me, the only problem was that the recipe was in Turkish measurements. It took about four times till I got it right, and converted it to American measurements. My daughter Dina always makes this, as its her favourite! She made this one that is in the photographs, so proud of her!:)
It’s really simple and easy to make, using simple ingredients. Continue reading “Dill & Feta Cake” »
Bayram is celebrated twice a year, and I like to make a special breakfast or brunch you may call it every year. I make one like this for the family, and then another for friends on another date. I make a variety of foods and desserts. We all just sit around the table drinking tea and coffee, nibbling a little of everything for hours, laughing and having a good time. Continue reading “Holiday Breakfast” »