Yesterday’s snow had me craving warm comfort food more than ever. When we were out running errands, I made sure to grab any needed ingredients so that I could make some of our favorite: Borsch and Pelmeni. The majority of people that I talk to don’t really know what borsch is, or Ukrainian food in … More Recipes from Ukraine // Quick and Simple Borsch
It’s hard to believe that once upon a time, Den and I were engaged. Or dating. Even harder to believe, that we were once two missionaries, who hardly knew each other. Did that really happen?? It must have but it feels like we have just always been married, like life has always been this way. … More TBT #2 // Engaged + 5 YEARS!
Once upon a time I thought I didn’t like them, but Ukraine changed that for me. You just have to know how to eat them I suppose. … More Recipes from Ukraine // Beet Bruschetta
I don’t know what it is about this time of year, but it always seems to bring about a nostalgia in me. Specifically to times when there were big changes going on in my life. I guess that every time the leaves change their color, I naturally like to make changes in me as well. … More TBT #1 // Miss Sarah
Today while wandering Walmart, gathering items needed for tonight’s dinner, I stumbled upon this: It’s silly that something so simple brings me so much excitement. I’ve never wanted to hug and kiss a bottle of sunflower oil before, but I seriously wanted to. In Ukraine, sunflower fields are endless. Consequently, sunflower oil is their main cooking … More Our favorite summer cold soup!