Tag Archives: Bogdan

The Best Homemade Guacamole: And it’s Simple!

Do you have any idea how embarrassing it is to eat at a Mexican restaurant with a man who doesn’t like guacamole?  Or how sad it is when all the popular people are posting Instagram pics with their avocado or … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Hash Browns

Sweet Potato Hash Browns, made with both white and yellow sweet potatoes I decided to make sweet potato hash browns when I wanted a slightly heartier breakfast than just eggs.  I don’t usually keep regular white potatoes on hand, but … Continue reading

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Homemade Angel Food Cake

Tonight I did something I hadn’t tried before… making a homemade angel food cake! My husband and I both love angel food cake so he had no objections when I told him I was going to get my mom’s recipe.  … Continue reading

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Visiting Friends

Bogdan and I made a small trip to Ontario this weekend, and we had a good time!  We hadn’t seen my friend Christina since our wedding, so it was fun to spend some time with her. From cow milking to … Continue reading

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[Romanian] Eggplant Salad

Whenever I talk about making eggplant salad, people ask how I make it! Eggplant salad is something my [Romanian] husband introduced to me while we were dating, and I think it’s the only food he has really taught me how … Continue reading

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First attempt at Homemade Crepes!

I ought to just say, first of all, that I don’t know why I had never made crepes before today.  I think I am now going to turn into a little crepe-making-machine, because I have all sorts of crepe-related ideas … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Fries + Honey-Spice Dip

I have always enjoyed the baked sweet potato fries my mom makes, but when I tried some deep-fried sweet potato fries with a sweet dip at a restaurant, I knew I had to bring that greasy sweetness home.  Mmm mmm, … Continue reading

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