Vegetarian

Thanksgiving 2.0: Roasted Brussel Sprouts With Honey And Goat Cheese

Thanksgiving 2.0: Roasted Brussel Sprouts With Honey And Goat Cheese

RU In my last post, I sort of had a little breakdown on the subject of what is going on in the United States for the past few months. Watching TV and taking things calmly is not my cup of tea, so to bring more […]

Great Depression Cooking: Potato Salad With Homemade Cooked Dressing

Great Depression Cooking: Potato Salad With Homemade Cooked Dressing

RU After reading a book about great depression “A square Meal”, I started wondering: “What caused the country to break into pieces? What happened before the great depression? What did the people eat?”. I stumbled upon a book called “Poison squad” by Pulitzer Prize Winner […]

Great Depression Cooking: Cream Of Celery Soup With Spinach Pesto

Great Depression Cooking: Cream Of Celery Soup With Spinach Pesto

RU During the 1930’s Americans sought to escape the horrors of the Great Depression by listening to the radio or spending a dime to go to the movies. Around 60-80 million people went to the movies every week. The most popular films during the era […]

Great Depression Cooking: Caramelized Sweet Potatoes

Great Depression Cooking: Caramelized Sweet Potatoes

RU Great Depression was followed by Wolrd War II and the United States needed healthy soldiers badly. The government was hoping for a good amount of strong young boys who can stand out but they got shocked by the stats. After children starvation during the […]

Great Depression Cooking: Tomato Bisque

Great Depression Cooking: Tomato Bisque

RU In May 1933 FERA (Federal Emergency Relief Administration) was created. Its main goal was to alleviate household unemployment by creating new unskilled jobs in local and state government. Those jobs were psychologically more beneficial to the unemployed, who wanted any sort of job, for […]

Perfect Breakfast Burrito

Perfect Breakfast Burrito

RU Happy Sunday football everyone! Since the start of NFL season, I have to host hangouts, make breakfast, think through the menu and make sure my friends are happy, full and have a drink in their hands at any time. This year I joined a […]

Farro Porridge With Figs, Cinnamon and Walnuts

Farro Porridge With Figs, Cinnamon and Walnuts

RU I had quite on and off relationships with breakfast until I moved to California. Three years ago my husband and I realized that there is not much going on in our lives and we decided to move to San Francisco. All of the sudden […]

Summer Buratta With Fried Peaches And Veggies

Summer Buratta With Fried Peaches And Veggies

RU Summer goes on and we still have time to enjoy it’s seasonal goods. Happy August everyone!

Light, Easy and Delish Strawberry Salad

Light, Easy and Delish Strawberry Salad

RU After a long trip to the motherland, tons of pelmeni, vodka, and other unhealthy stuff I am back to the blog. The main thing I do after coming back from long gastro trips is – detox. I put aside alcoholic beverages, meats, fried food […]

Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros

RU Since moving to California in 2015 I instantly got into Mexican cuisine and got quite a number of friends with Mexican heritage but for some reason, I have not cooked any of their dishes until mid-2017. Huevos Rancheros (or rancher’s eggs) is a traditional […]